'Pedro Ortiz'



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Cultivar epithet:  'Pedro Ortiz'

Species/hybrid:  Heliconia bourgeana x collinsiana

Description:  Erect inflorescence, becoming twisted to pendent, 8 to 9 distichous bracts, bright solid red with a red rachis, sepals golden yellow.  Vegetation musoid.  Height 6 to 8 feet.

Nominant:  F. Berry and B. Ballantyne (1991)

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


Heliconia bourgeana x collinsiana 'Pedro Ortiz'






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