Common name: Heliconia Red Christmas
Botanical name: Heliconia Angusta ‘Red Christmas’
The Heliconia Red Christmas is a spectacular, small growing, shade loving variety of Heliconia which flowers through winter to early spring. They make a great addition to subtropical gardens as a great understory planting, good in pots on verandah or patio or used frequently for that 2 meter screening plant. They are fast growing when planted in good soil and fertilize regularly for best results.