Heliconias



1m
Part shade

An absolutely stunning heliconia with dark green foliage and red and white flowers. Good under-story plant. Great as cut flowers and as pot plants.

1.5m
Part shade

A small heliconia with dark green foliage and yellow and white flowers. Flowers from June to September. Great as cut flowers.

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

Chunky red bracts with dark green lips (usually with some yellow in between). A great landscaping plant.

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.

3 to 4m
Full sun to part shade

Fantastic dark cherry-red bracts makes this heliconia a great ornamental and landscaping plant. Great cut flowers. Prefers a warm protected position.

4 to 5m
Full sun to part shade

An outstanding landscaping plant and also one of the largest heliconias. Bright red bracts with green tips. Nice upright and tidy growth habit.

3 to 4m
Full sun to part shade

One of the most impressive heliconias with massive bright red flowers that often get to half a meter long. It has a tight clumping and upright growth habit with nice clean stems - a truly excellent landscaping plant!

3 to 4m
Full sun to part shade

A great landscaping plant - nice tidy upright growth habit . Orangy-red bracts with wide yellow edges.

3 to 4m
Full sun to part shade

A fantastic landscaping plant - lush green foliage, tight clumping and upright growth habit, topped with chunky bright coloured orangy red bracts with yellow edges. A must have in any tropical garden.

3 to 4m
Full sun to part shade

A truly spectacular heliconia. The dark burgundy bracts contrasting against the pale waxy white stems makes this plant a fantastic ornamental and landscaping plant. Prefers a warm protected position.

3 to 4m
Full sun to part shade

A spectacular feature plant with mostly unusual coloured bracts. Clean upright waxy white stems and dark green foliage. Requires a nice warm sheltered position to perform well.

3 to 4m
Full sun to part shade

A beautiful tight clumping, upright heliconia with bright yellow bracts with green tips. Like all the Caribaeas, the stems and undersides of the leaves have a white waxy coating. Requires warm position to thrive.

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.

3 to 4m
Full sun to part shade

Massive golden bracts with red splotches all over....an unusual looking heliconia.

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

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.

1m
Full sun to part shade

A prolific flowering psittacorum which displays a fantastic show of colour for most of the year. Great cut flower and pot plant.

1m
Full sun to part shade

A yellow and pink psittacorum - both flowers and foliage is usually a bit smaller than the other psittacorums.

1m
Full sun to part shade

A stunning psittacorum with bright yellow and pink flowers. Great for a splash of colour in the garden - flowers prolifically from Spring right through to late Autumn. Great cut flower and pot plant.

1m
Full sun to part shade

A beautiful 'almost white' psittacorum. Flowers are held high above the foliage. Great cut flower and pot plant.

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.

1m
Full sun to part shade

An absolutely stunning psittacorum and probably the most colourful out of them all. The multi-coloured flowers are held high above the foliage, producing a spectacular display when mass planted. Great cut flower and pot plant.

1 to 1.5m
Full sun to part shade

A great heliconia for cut flowers.

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.