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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Heliconia rostrata Ruiz & Pav., Fl. Peruv. 3: 71 (1802).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: W. South America
(79) mxs mxt (81) pue 83 BOL CLM ECU PER
Lifeform: Rhizome geophyte
Remarks: Widely cultivated as an ornamental.
Family: Heliconiaceae
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts