Make your own free website on Tripod.com
Wellspring Gardens
Flowers & Tropical Flowers

heliconiaposter.jpg
Heliconia Collection

Wow! Talk about easy to grow! And even easier to get them to flower. Quite showy, they are sometimes referred to as False-Bird-of-Paradise. The flowers are generally long lasting and excellent as cut flowers. You will receive 4 plants- one of each of the following varieties individually labeled and potted in its own 3" deep pot.

Name

Height

Flower

Comments

Heliconia stricta ABG

 

Orange / multicolored bracts

 

H. schiedeana

'Fire & Ice'

Medium

(4-7 feet)

Erect spiral flower

Up to 12 in length

 Multiplies rapidly

H. angusta

'Red Christmas'

Short

(1-4 feet)

Deep red / pinkish bracts, soft white flowers.

From Brazil. Great plant for the Christmas season which is when it blooms.

H. angusta

'Yellow Christmas'

Short with dark green leaves.

Erect, fan shaped yellow bracts with white sepals.

Also from Brazil and also blooms at Christmas. Somewhat cold tolerant.

hibiscusposter.jpg
Tropical Hibiscus Collection
Hibiscus do well not only in the tropical landscape but also in containers on the patio or inside the house. They are easy to grow with just a little care. Purchase any collection below. All different colors will be sent (Our choice according to availability.)  Culture Information

Bird of Paradise, Strelitzia nicolai
 
White Bird of Paradise, Strelitzia reginae
 
Ginger
 
Heliconias
 
 
Orchids