Heliconia aemygdiana (Heliconiaceae) 


    A medium sized heliconia, 5-6 feet tall.  Grows well in partial to full shade.  Bracts are hot pink-lavender with a bright yellow rachis.  The true flowers are apple green.  Fruits are large and round, green when immature and an attractive glossy blue color when ripe.  




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