Heliconia vellerigera grow and care – herbaceous rhizome of the genus Heliconia also known as Fuzzy Heliconia, Heliconia vellerigera perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant, grow in tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 12b+.

Leaves color green in oval, the size can be 0.5-2 m.

Heliconia vellerigera flowers

Flower color yellow the flowers small and insignificants bracts color red with hair like velvet, bracts grow on the spikes in a shape of triangle, the bracts full of water and attracts hummingbird.

Heliconia vellerigera for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy


Blooming Seasons
  • Summer flowers
Flower colors
  • Red flower
  • Yellow flower
  • Tropics Climate
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental flower
  • Ornamental leaves
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Fast growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Evergreen
  • Geophyte
  • Herbaceous
  • Perennial plant
Plant Uses
  • Floristry
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Full sun Plants
  • Part shade Plants
Watering plants
  • Big amount of water
  • Regularly water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 12
  • Hardiness zone 13