Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

False Bird-of-Paradise

Helicionia sp.

Description:

Leaves in different positions on the plant have a different absorption potential of sunlight for photosynthesis when exposed to different degrees of sunlight Flowers produce ample nectar that attracts pollinators

Notes:

1 species ID suggestions CindyBinghamKeiser False Bird-of-Paradise Helicionia sp.

1 Species ID Suggestions

False Bird-of-Paradise
Helicionia sp. Heliconia


Sign in to suggest organism ID

3 Comments

CindyBinghamKeiser
CindyBinghamKeiser 8 years ago

They're a different genus but closely resemble Strelitzia.

KdonGalay
KdonGalay 8 years ago

thanks Cindy

already changed the ID, how they differ?

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

Lovely.

KdonGalay
Spotted by
KdonGalay

Taguig, Philippines

Spotted on Feb 12, 2012
Submitted on Mar 18, 2012

Related Spottings

False Bird of Paradise False Bird of Paradise False Bird-Of-Paradise false bird of paradise

Nearby Spottings

Spined Seed Bug Cupreous Bollworm Great Egrets white-spotted puffer
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors