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Taxon: Heliconia indica Lam.

 
Genus: Heliconia
Family: Heliconiaceae
Nomen number: 405270
Place of publication: Encycl. 1:426. 1785
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-May-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-May-1996
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Materials: wrapping; wrapping

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea


    Cultivated



    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Moluccas] Malaysia


References:

  1. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  2. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  3. Kress, W. J. 1990. The taxonomy of Old World Heliconia (Heliconiaceae) (Allertonia) 6:20-28.
  4. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)

Check other web resources for Heliconia indica Lam. :

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Heliconia indica cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=405270. Accessed 23 February 2019.