The living flame. :) Giant lobster claw (Heliconia bihai) Giant lobster claw has red and yellow upright bracts and as the flower head is flat, it makes stunning sculptural fl oral arrangements. Flowers peak in summer.
Such a Beautiful Flower Night Blooming Cereus: From the homeliest of plants comes the 'Princess of the Night', heavily perfumed and lasting but a few brief hours. This one came from a cutting from Dad's mother plant.
Torch heliconia (Heliconia psittacorum) Come in a range of colours, including yellow, orange and bright pink. They grow to metres and flower prolifically. These are the easiest of all tropical blooms to grow in cooler climates.