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Heliconia range from medium to large sized plants with beautiful, erect or pendulous colorful inflorescences. Small flowers bloom from within large, waxy bracts.
The USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map is the standard by which gardeners and growers can determine which plants are most likely to thrive at a location. The map is based on the average annual minimum winter temperature, divided into 10-degree F zones.