A fairly hardy heliconia from Southern Mexico, it's bracts are large and alternate up it's long rachis. Bracts are dark to light red, often with orange on the cheeks. Foliage is large with a maroon midrib on the underside of it's leaves. Height 7 to 13' . We have tested this variety for hardiness to 35 degrees. One of our favourites!

HC-52 Heliconia Champneiana
"Maya Blood"