Heliconia chartacea x platystachys
'Temptress' (Heliconiaceae)


    'Temptress' is a beautiful hanging heliconia, combining nice characteristics from both parents. Flowers are long, with around 18 bracts.  Bracts are a waxy red-orange color, with thick yellow borders.  It is a medium sized heliconia, reaching 6-8 feet tall.  Leaves are shredded like Heliconia chartacea.  Blooms throughout the year.






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