EPPO Global Database

Heliconia rostrata(HEBRO)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: HEBRO
  • Preferred name: Heliconia rostrata
  • Authority: Ruiz & Pavón

Notes

South America (Colombia to Bolivia). Introduced in Mexico, Bangladesh, Indochina. Cultivated as a ornamental


Common names
Name Language
crab's claws English
hanging lobster claws English
painted lobster claw English
geschnäbelte Heliconie German
bec de perroquet French