Heliconia bihai x caribaea 'Hot Rio Nights'
One of the most popular landscaping heliconia's. Hot Rio Nights is a tropical clumping plant with large, red coloured bracts. A great landscaping plant that maintains its bright green foliage all year round. Growing to around 4m tall, it's a great choice for introducing heliconia's where a tropical screen is required.
Position: Full sun to 50% shade
Height: Approx 4m to 5m
200mm approx 60cm tall above the pot
250mm approx 1.4m tall above the pot
300mm approx 1.8m tall above the pot
400mm approx 2.0m 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.