EPPO Global Database

Heliconia psittacorum(HEBPS)

Overview
Last modification: 2000-07-01

Basic information
  • EPPO code: HEBPS
  • Preferred name: Heliconia psittacorum
  • Authority: C. Linnaeus

Notes

South America (northern, to Paraguay). Introduced in Indochina, Mexico, Caribbean


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Heliconia aurantiaca Lemaire

Common names
Name Language
parakeet flower English
parakeet heliconia English
parrot flower English
Papageienheliconie German
heliconia Spanish
periquitos Spanish
papagaaiebloem Dutch
bananeirinha-da-mato Portuguese (BR)