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Heliconia rostrata

Rostrata is the most classic pendent heliconia, native to Tropical South America. A must for any tropical garden.

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Rostrata is the most classic pendent heliconia, native to Tropical America, in Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. This is an average-sized clone. It reaches 1,5-2,2 m in height. It can be grown in large pots. Mature plants flower in July-October. Inflorescences last a long time and make excellent cut flowers. Sensitive to frost.

We ship healthy field-grown rhizomes with at least two active growing points.  Rhizomes will be dormant or growing according to the different seasons.

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Cultivation Protected
Plant origin America
Presentation Bare root
Max. Size 150cm-200cm
Botanical family Heliconiaceae
Light Shade
Minimum winter temperature 5 ºC to 15 ºC
Flowering Season Summer
Plant type Herbaceous
Care Pot
Shape Perennials
All orders arriving after 10th July will be shipped in September. This is due to the high temperatures in the month of August and possible delays caused by general holidays and reduced opening hours by the customs service, carriers, etc.