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Heliconia stricta (2)

EUR 0.35

Hoogte: 50 cm.

Bloeit: okt-dec

Type: TP

Winterhard in: zones 10-11 (10C)


Beschrijving: Groot, donker blad. Rood schutblad, dat op een kreeftenpoot lijkt, beschermt de bloemetjes en later de blauwe bessen.


Zaai-instructies: Kiem in 6-12 mnd, 25-30C

Plant-instructies: Halfschaduw /niet droog





A native of Ecuador. The Firebird has beautiful large, dark green leaves that have maroon shading on the edges and midrib. It produces bright red bracts (that look like lobster claws) with green and burgundy accents on the edges and tips. They protect the insignificant flowers and bright blue berries.


Height: 50 cm.

Flowers: oct-dec

Type: TP

Hardy in: zones 10-11 (10 Celsius)


Sowing instructions: The seed requires soaking for two/three days and sown in a well drained damp compost at a temperature of 30°C. The seed may take a couple of months to germinate.


Planting instructions: partial sun/filtered light. Soil must not get dry.

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