Heliconias



2 to 2.5m
Full sun to part shade

Chocolate coloured bracts with yellow lips and green tips.

2.5 to 3m
Full sun to part shade

A hardy and cold tolerant heliconia with chocolate coloured bracts with yellow lips. A good landscaping plant.

2.5 to 3m
Full sun to part shade

A great landscaping plant with bright red bracts with dark green lips and tips.

2.5 to 3m
Full sun to part shade

Orangy-red bracts with a thin yellow stripe under dark green lip.

2.5 to 3m
Full sun to part shade

Mostly red bracts, with some yellow going to lime green on distal lip and tip.

2.5 to 3m
Full sun to part shade

Red bracts going to yellow and then to green at the lip.

2 to 3m
Full sun to part shade

A beautiful heliconia with bright yellow bracts with green tips. The Yellow Dancer is one of the more cold tolerant heliconia species.

2.5 to 3m
Full sun to part shade

Bracts of orange going to deep red, sometimes splotchy. Absolutely striking flowers - great for flower arrangements.

2 to 2.5m
Full sun to part shade

Photo of flower yet to come. A beautiful heliconia with long hanging flowers, bright white stems, and usually quite serrated leaves.

From $44.00

2.5 to 3m
Full sun to part shade

Waxy white stems and undersides of leaves with long, pendulous bracts of orange and red. A nice feature plant in a warm sheltered position.

1.5 to 2m
Full sun to part shade

A smaller heliconia with small, pointy, upright flowers, resembling that of a spear.

1 - 2m
Full sun to part shade

Terminal flowers of orange and red. A nice smaller heliconia. Needs nice warm sheltered positions.

1.5 to 2m
Full sun to part shade

Spiralling bracts on tall flower spikes. Moderately invasive growth habit.

2 to 3m
Full sun to part shade

A cold hardy heliconia with long thin bright yellow bracts.

1 to 1.5m
Full sun to part shade

A great smaller sized heliconia for pots or under-story filler. Stays in quite compact clumps.

1.5 to 2.5m
Full sun to part shade

Bright pink bracts with white base and dark green lip. Like many of the orthotrichas, the surface of the bracts have fine velvety hairs.

1.5 to 2.5m
Full sun to part shade

A stunning heliconia - great as a landscaping plant or for cut flowers. Very attractive flowers with bright red bracts with cream base and dark green lip.

1.5 to 2.5m
Full sun to part shade

Hot pink bracts makes this heliconia a real attention getter. Great landscaping plant and cut flower.

1.5 to 2.5m
Full sun to part shade

Soft pink bracts with cream base and dark green lip. Like many of the orthotrichas, the surface of the bracts have fine velvety hairs. A good landscaping plant and cut flower.

2 to 2.5m
Full sun to part shade

A good landscaping plant with dark green foliage with slender pendulous bright red flowers. More cold tolerant than most heliconias.

1.5 to 2m
Prefers part shade

A cold tolerant heliconia with pendulous red bracts.

1 to 1.5m
Full sun to part shade

The Petra is great for cut flowers. Quite a distinct look with the green 'leaf-shaped' tip on the lower bract. A little bit taller growing than the other Psittacorums.

1 to 1.5m
Full sun to part shade

A great heliconia for cut flowers.

1 to 1.5m
Full sun to part shade

A heliconia found throughout the Daintree rainforest. Orange / yellow flowers. Great filler in tropical gardens.

1 to 1.5m
Full sun to part shade

The golden coloured bracts and wide leaves makes this one a great filler and splash of colour in tropical gardens.

1.5 to 2m
Full sun to part shade

A vigorous grower with a tight clumping and upright habit. Great for cut flowers and as a landscaping plant. Bracts are pastel red toward the tips, fading to peach at the base.

2 to 2.5m
Part shade

A widely cultivated heliconia which usually produces vast amounts of pendulous flowers up to 0.5 meters long. Best in protected spots with a little bit of shade. Fertilise regularly during growth season and keep well mulched.

1 to 1.5m
Full sun to part shade

A great landscaping plant with bright red flowers and lush green foliage. A good cut flower.

1.5 to 2m
Full sun to part shade

A nice landscaping plant in tropical gardens. Large upright flowers with mostly red bracts with yellow bases and green lip. Like most strictas, growth is fairly open clumping.

From $22.00

1.5m to 2.5m
Full sun to part shade

A hardy winter flowering heliconia which is a bit more cold tolerant than most of the large heliconias. A good landscaping plant.