Heliconia stricta ‘Firebird’ – Dwarf Jamaican Heliconia (Email for availability)

This Heliconia is perfect for someone with a small garden or that doesn’t live in a tropical climate. This miniature clump type Heliconia grows only 3 feet tall. It blooms year round with a winter peak. Good cut flowers too!

Ships in 1gallon pot (6″ pot). Some imperfections during cold months are common. Please email us with your zip code for availability.


A beautiful dwarf clump-type Heliconia that grows only 2-3 feet tall. It is one of the smallest Heliconia’s. It can grow well in a container or in the ground in tropical locations. It prefers a shady to semi-shady location. It enjoys moist summers and less water in the winter. Hardy to zone 9B!

This Heliconia can bloom year round, but the blooming season is heaviest in winter. The blooms can be used as the perfect cut flower.

We cannot guarantee you will receive a plant with flowers as they bloom on and off.

Additional information

Weight 5 lbs
Dimensions 6 × 6 × 36 in
Gardino Nursery