- Description: Heliconia rostata. Because it is positioned upside down, this flower provides many birds with nectar. Other heliconias that grow upright also help birds by storing water in the cup-shape created.
- Keywords: flower, plant, heliconia, Kampong Garden
- TIFF File: A high resolution TIFF of Heliconia Rostata (7.1 Mb) is available for download. This is a very large file suitable for printing. For most on-screen purposes, you should use the image displayed on this page instead of this TIFF.
- Source: Florida Center for Instructional Technology, Exploring Florida: Social Studies Resources
for Students and Teachers (Tampa, FL: University of South Florida, 2009)
- County: Miami-Dade
- Date of Photo: 5/28/2008
- Photographer: Roy Winkelman