'Pinky'

 

 

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Cultivar epithet:  'Pinky'

Species/hybrid:  Heliconia psittacorum

Description:  Erect inflorescence; 4 to 5 distichous bracts, pinkish red with pale yellow base; rachis pink to cream; sepals yellowish cream with distal green band and white tip; ovaries greenish distally, cream below; pedicel light yellow. Vegetation musoid. Height 0.9 to 1.5 m (3 to 5 feet).

Nominant:  B. Ramsaroop (1999)

Publication:  Stokes Tropicals. 1999. Catalog.

 

Heliconia psittacorum 'Pinky'
Heliconia psittacorum 'Pinky'
 

  

 

 

 

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