Monday, March 25, 2013

Heliconia rostrata

The attractive usually hanging flower is the national flower of Bolivia.

They grow easily in the Philippines.

Plant/flower Kingdom(Plantae),unranked(Angiosperms, Monocots,Commelinids), Order(Zingiberales),
Family(Heliconiaceae), Heliconia rostrata
Common name Lobster claw, False bird of paradise
Camera Fujifilm HS25EXR
Photographer Dr. Ernesto P. Adorio
Location U.P. BLISS, Quezon City
Reference wikipedia

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