Wildflower Identification Website
Search for wildflowers by location, color, shape and time
Click here for Instructions
expanded lobsterclaw
Heliconia latispatha
Heliconia latispatha
expanded lobsterclaw lobster-claw
Heliconia latispatha Heliconiaceae
common name
  expanded lobsterclaw
accepted scientific name
  Heliconia latispatha Benth.
rules for finding collection records
  Heliconia latispatha (43)
family name
Image Author: ©2002 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Irregularly shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is about 6 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of May thru 3rd week of December
Introduced. Native to America.

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (100%)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base