Heliconia bihai x caribaea 'Kawauchi'
An excellent understated landscaping heliconia. Perfect for screening where height is required. This variety maintains a true tight clump over its lifetime without thinning out. Its beautiful red and yellow tipped bracts flower during the summer months. This is a great choice if you are looking for a point of difference over Hot Rio Nights.
Position: Full sun to 30% shade
Height: Approx 3m - 4m
300mm approx 1m tall above the pot
400mm approx 1.4m tall above the pot
Note: It's not all about the height. When opting for a larger plant, you are selecting a plant that is overall more advanced and mature than the smaller size. The root ball is more established therefore supporting quicker growth.
The supplied height above is a guide. We strive hard to supply the best value plants and will generally, where possible, supply above the standard supplied heights. Occasionally due to seasonal variation and demand will need to supply standard height plants.