Heliconia caribaea x H. bihai cv. Black Magic
'Black Magic' is a large caribaea type Heliconia which grows 12' to 16' ( 3.6m to 4.8m ) high in
full sun to half shade.
Inflorescence consists of 10 to 14 bracts, which are dark red to dark burgundy with green tips.
Stems and shoots covered with a whitish waxy coating.
Blooms from April to October.
Impressive Heliconia which requires very well draining soil conditions and not easy to propagate due to very slow rhizomes production.