Heliconia psittacorum 
'Borinquen Sunrise' (Heliconiaceae)
 

 

    A vigorous plant and prolific year round bloomer, 3-4 feet tall.  Can grow in partial shade to full sun.  Bracts are dark pink toward the tips, becoming yellowish toward the rachis.  The true flowers are pale yellow with an apical dark green band and white tip.  This cultivar germinated spontaneously in a pot and was discovered by Arnaldo Astacio.

 

 

Heliconia psittacorum 'Borinquen Sunrise'

 

 

 

   

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