Heliconia marginata x bihai
'Rauliniana' (Heliconiaceae)
 

 

Thought to be a natural hybrid between pendent Heliconia marginata and erect Heliconia bihai, 'Rauliniana' start erect, then begin to twist and turn as they begin to hang down.  A medium sized heliconia, about 6-7 feet tall.  It has bright red bracts lined in yellow, and a red rachis.  Grows well in sun to partial shade.  Blooms from May through August in Puerto Rico.  Forms a tight clump and is a prolific bloomer.

 

 

Heliconia marginata x bihai 'Rauliniana'

 

 

 

 

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