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Heliconiaceae

Heliconia L.

[Not native]

Edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 11 November 2016

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  1. Heliconia bihai L., Mant. 2 (1771) 211; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 228; --Musa bihai L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 1043. Native of tropical America. Planted for ornamental purposes. Naturalized in some parts of the Old World. Photos
  2. Heliconia indica Lam., --Backer & Bakh. f., Fl. Java 3 (1968) 40. Regarded as a native of E Malesia but perhaps not indigenous there. Not native to the Philippines. Naturalized?
  3. Heliconia psittacorum L.f., Suppl. Pl. (1782) 158. Americas. Not native to the Philippines. Naturalized? Photos
  4. Heliconia rostrata Ruiz & Pav., Fl. Peruv. 3 (1802) 71. Americas. Not native to the Philippines. Naturalized?  Photos

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