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Heliconia schiedeana - Claw Flower

Heliconia schiedeana - Claw Flower (Heliconia schiedeana - Claw Flower)

This Heliconia has had it's bracts for almost a month and now it will start to bloom. This is one of several flowering stalks. Photo taken June 10, 2013.

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I love these flowers

11 Jun, 2013


I think you meant to say: "I love these bracts!" LOL! :>)

The flowers are small and not so showy and they come out of the bracts.

11 Jun, 2013


Lol ofcourse i did :o))

11 Jun, 2013


LOL! Some species of Heliconia have flowers which are as spectacular as the bracts.

11 Jun, 2013

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