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Heliconia Caribaea Purpurea

400.00 250.00

Fantastic bright red bracts contrasting against the waxy stems. Nice clean upright growth habit. Requires a nice warm sheltered position to grow as 7′ to 20′ high. Bracts are red with darker tips – 5 to 20 bracts per inflorescence.

Typical height: 2.10 to 6.0m
Climate: Prefers tropical or subtropical climates.
Light conditions:  Full sun to 60% shade
Growth habit: Clumping, upright, tidy
Growing conditions: Moist well drained soil, rich in organic matter
Flowers: March to May