'Tropics'

 

 

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Cultivar epithet:  'Tropics'

Species/hybrid:  Heliconia psittacorum x spathocircinata

Description:  Erect inflorescence, 3 to 6 distichous bracts, pale orange proximally to light red distally, rachis pale orange, sepals pale orange with a light green tip.  Vegetation musoid.  Height 6 to 8 feet.

Publication:  Berry, F. 1995. Natural hybrids of heliconias - Some recent discoveries. Bull. HSI 7(4):3-4.

 

 
Heliconia psittacorum x spathocircinata 'Tropics'

 

  

 

 

 

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