Plants (H)

Name & image of plant

Plant taxonomy



  • Heliconia flowers produce nectar that attracts pollinators, especially hummingbirds
  • Common names for the heliconia genus of flowering plants include: lobster-claws, toucan beak, false bird-of-paradise, etc

  • Heliconia are referred to as false bird-of-paradise due to their close resemblance to the bird-of-paradise flowers

  • The bird-of-paradise flower