Heliconia wagneriana is a medium sized erect heliconia, about 6-8 feet tall, and has beautiful pale yellow bracts with bright pink cheeks and a thin green border. Grows well in shade to partial shade. Blooms from January through July, with a peak in April and May, which is why its common name is Easter heliconia.
Hardy zone 11
Plant at a depth of 3/4" using well draining soil mix, containing peat moss, organic matter and coarse sand. Keep warm, damp and in bright, filtered light with high humidity. (can be acheived by covering the pot with a plastic sheet)Fertilize weekly. Can be slow germinating and sporadic