Hi Heliconia!

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heliconia 01Heliconia, name derived from the Greek word Helikonios. It has over 200 species in single genus. The plant vibrant in color, grow well in Tropical region, is one of the composition of the Ginger Order. Let’s explore other creative and fun names beside the “Bird of Paradise”.

heliconia 02Sexy Pink

heliconia 03Surinam Gold

heliconia 04Dwarf Jamaican

heliconia 05Red-Yellow Gyro

heliconia 06Lobster Claw Two

heliconia 07Black Cherry

heliconia 08Jacquinii

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10 thoughts on “Hi Heliconia!

    Hi Heliconia! « Mama Bear Musings said:
    June 6, 2013 at 12:32 am

    […] Hi Heliconia!. […]

      Sydney Fong responded:
      June 6, 2013 at 7:45 pm

      Thank you, have a nice day! 🙂

    Mike said:
    June 6, 2013 at 1:29 am

    What would Singapore cooking be like without ginger?

      Sydney Fong responded:
      June 6, 2013 at 7:47 pm

      It will be losing the tasty side of foods! 😦

    Lily Wight said:
    June 6, 2013 at 2:24 am

    Being “ginger” myself I absolutely LOVE this post! I think I might ask everyone to call me Heliconia from now on 🙂

      Sydney Fong responded:
      June 6, 2013 at 7:49 pm

      Is a great idea, I have not heard anybody named after Heliconia! 🙂

    DC said:
    June 6, 2013 at 10:37 am

    Voted for you on #omysba2013! Love the music! Came to cleanse my soul again… lol

      Sydney Fong responded:
      June 6, 2013 at 7:50 pm

      Thank you, my friend! You are really a nice man! 🙂

    Aian Ramos said:
    June 6, 2013 at 6:37 pm

    i didn’t know that, hmm, interesting! we have the pink bird of paradise here as well 😉

      Sydney Fong responded:
      June 6, 2013 at 7:55 pm

      Bird of paradise! Hooray! I love it too! 🙂

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