Helicornia Flowering plants, related to Musa family, produce hanging and
erect flower,
Height 1 feet to 10 feet ,need humid humus rich soil. Used as Pot plant,
landscaping plant and for cut flower production, It includes psittocorum
verities latispatha, Stricta, Caribea varieties, Rostrata, Vellegera varieties etc.
Psittocorum varieties mainly for landscaping and cutflower 3 to 4 feet.
Latispatha- Landscaping varieties
Stricta- Usually red colour and cutflower . Height -4 feet
Caribea varieties- cut flower variety above 5 feet Height
Rostrata and Vellegera varieties are hanging Varieties
Leaf varigated varieties- for cut leaf and for landscaping
Propagation – Rhizomes (Suckers)- Seeds (Variables)