Category Archives: Heliconiaceae

Tropical Hawaiian Flowers: the Heliconia Plant

When you visit Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden, you’ll notice the showy, brilliantly colored flowers called heliconia. Heliconia are exotic and dramatic, and they scream TROPICS! The Garden has an excellent collection of species and hybrid heliconia and you’ll see them … Continue reading

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The Garden’s Magnificent Heliconia Collection

Heliconia Latispaha X Heliconia imbricata cv. “Jose Abalo” When the world’s foremost expert on Heliconias, the late Mr. Fred Berry, visited Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden he marveled at the size of our Heliconia mariae and wondered aloud how Garden Founder … Continue reading

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