Herbarium Search Engine

Search the NTBG Herbarium Database
Heliconia marginata
Heliconia marginata

Herbarium Sheet Detail

NTBG Plant Name:
Heliconia marginata
Barcode:
PTBG1000020477
Specimen ID:
058850
Collector ID:
4194
Collector Name:
Tim Flynn
Collection Date:
July 23, 1990
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Other Herbarium:
QCNE,MO
Observers:
Audrey Valenciano-Flynn, Roger Peckenpaugh, y Roy Yamakawa
Region:
Americas
Country:
EC
State:
NAPO PROVINCE
Elevation:
300
Locality:
32 km from Coca on Coca to Lago Agrio road.
Plant Category:
monocot
Plant Description:
Erect herb to 12 ft.; fronds dark glossy green with pale green midrib, below paler, glaucous with yellow-green midrib inflorescence whorled, pendant, peduncle green becoming dark 1st bract; rachis dark red to scarlet; bracts scarlet at base, becoming dark red towards apex, margin slightly greenish-yellow; floral bracts scarlet-yellow with pale greenish apex; corolla dark yellow; pedicel whitish with faint pink tinge; immature fruit whitish, ripening dark blue.
Habitat:
Secondary vegetation along roadside.
Comments:
Specimen consists of two sheets (058849 & 058850).
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022

<< Return to Search Results  |  New Search