*NEW 2015 * *RARE*
TIGER STRIPED HELICONIA - HELICONIA ZEBRINA 'INCA'
This heliconia from Peru is really one of a kind.. Beautiful striped leaves ( NOT to be mistaken with the less impressive Calathea zebrina) & even more gorgeous blooms..
It is a medium sized Heliconia-,with a mature height of 3-4ft.
For best color , grow in morning sun or filtered sun.
It is not fussy at all, but if kept potted,likes a bit bigger sized pot ( for mature plant 5 gal size pot) to be happy ,healthy & to bloom diligently.
Does not like waterlogged soil.
COLD HARDINESS : :Zone 10-12
MATURE HEIGHT: UP TO 4 FT
Currently growing in 4"pot- it is a speedy grower