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parrot's beak
Heliconia psittacorum
parrot's beak lobster-claw
Heliconia psittacorum Heliconiaceae
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common names
  parrot's beak
  parakeet heliconia
   parakeetflower
accepted scientific name
  Heliconia psittacorum L. f.
rules for finding collection records
  Heliconia psittacorum (55)
family name
  Heliconiaceae
Image Author: ©2007 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, One petal, Irregularly shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is about 1.5 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Introduced. Native to South America.

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