'Hot Rio Nites'



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Cultivar epithet:  'Hot Rio Nites'

Species/hybrid:  Heliconia bihai x caribaea

Description:  Erect to pendent inflorescence, 13 to 15 distichous bracts, solid red with red rachis.  Vegetation musoid with white waxy coating on stem, petiole and lower surface of leaf blade.  Height 13 to 15 feet.

Nominant:  J. Abalo (1990)

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


Heliconia bihai x caribaea 'Hot Rio Nites'






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