'Lady Di'



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Cultivar epithet:  'Lady Di'

Species/hybrid:  Heliconia psittacorum

Description:  Erect inflorescence, 5 to 8 distichous bracts, dark red with paler red on lower cheek, rachis red, pink or pale pink, sepals light yellow with distal dark green band and white tip, ovary yellow and pedicel light yellow or cream.  Vegetation musoid.  Height 2.5 to 5 feet.

Nominant:  C. Ullman and R. Wyss (1985)

Publication:  Berry, F. and W.J. Kress. 1991. Heliconia: An identification guide. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington.


Heliconia psittacorum 'Lady Di'






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