Heliconia bihai (L.) L.

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Heliconiaceae
  • Basionym : Musa bihai L.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Heliconia bihai (L.) L.
  • Common name : Bastard Plantain, Firebird, Lobster Claw
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Grown as garden plant
  • Flower, Fruit : Throughout the year
  • Native : South America
  • Literature : Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Heliconia bihai. Downloaded on 10 December 2019.


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