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  Heliconia rostrata
 
  Family: HELICONIACEAE
  Citation:  Heliconia rostrata Ruiz & Pavon, Fl. Peru 3: 71. t. 305. 1802.
  Malayalam Name(s):
  Tamil name(s):
  English name(s): Lobster Claw, Parrot's beak
  Description:
  Habit: Shrub
  Flowering & Fruiting: November-May
  District(s): All Districts
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Grown as garden plant
  Distribution: Native of South America
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Red, Yellow
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Monocotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: Yes
  Garden: Yes
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to:
  IUCN status:
  Altitude:
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