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Heliconia sp., Heliconia, Lobster Claw
Heliconia mariae x pogonantha 'Bushmaster'



Link to this plant:
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Heliconia Brazilian Bomber - Hot Rio Nites Lobster Claw<br>

Brazilian Bomber is a larger hybrid of Lobster Claw that grows and flowers well in the warmer areas of Central Florida. It forms clumps 6-8 ft tall and bears red upright inflorescences that are 1-2 ft in length. This Heliconia grows best in partial shade with a fertile and evenly moist soil. This hybrid is a cross of Heliconia bihai x caribaea x pabstii and has also been known as Dmitri Sucre.

RECOMMENDED FERTILIZER:
SUNSHINE Robusta - Rapid Growth Booster
This item is certified for shipping to California.
Grown in
10"/3 gal pot