Heliconia psittacorum 'Lady Di' 2
Heliconia psittacorum 'Lady Di' 2

Heliconia psittacorum 'Lady Di'
(Parrot's Beak)
USDA Zone: 9B-11
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Origin: Northern South America
Caribbean Islands & Central America
Type: Herbaceous perennial

Typical Height: 3’-4’
Typical Spread: 2’-3’

Growth: Fast
Drought Tolerance: Low
Salt Tolerance: Moderate
Wind Tolerance: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Flower Color: Light red &
Flowering Season: Year-round
Flower Feature: Showy
Light Needs: Medium-High
Nutritional Needs: High
Human Hazards: None
Family: Heliconiaceae
Propagation: Division
Leaf Type: Simple
Texture: Coarse
Environmental Issues: Invasive

Typical sizes at the nursery:
3G (36”OA)
7G (48”OA)

Typical planting distance:
36” O.C.

Common Uses: Cut flowers; Flowering  shrubs; Mass planting;
Category: Medium Shrubs
Notes:  Lady Di may be the most beautiful of the psittacorums

+In this Photo:
Heliconia psittacorum 'Lady Di'
(Parrot's Beak)
Plant close up

All sizes are approximates
Photo taken by:
All Landscape Data, Inc.
November 2014
San Juan
Puerto Rico

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