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I bought this flower plant 2 days ago. But I don't know the name of the flower. Can anyone pls tell me the name?enter image description here

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  • I would say that flower still isn't fully open - if it opens more, post another shot.
    – Bamboo
    Commented May 25, 2015 at 11:19
  • Can it be bird of paradise? I thought bird of paradise flowerhas a long blue lip like structure like a bird? But this flower has nothing like this:(
    – trina
    Commented May 25, 2015 at 11:34
  • No, its not Strelitzia reginae (Bird of Paradise), flowers are not like this.
    – Bamboo
    Commented May 25, 2015 at 12:04

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Same story as the other plant you asked about - that's a bud and it will open when the time is right. Patience my friend... as to what it is, it looks a bit like Strelitzia reginae (Bird of Paradise plant) from the leaves - except the bud shape is wrong. If no one else knows what it is, please post another photo when the flower has opened.

UPDATED ANSWER:

Yes, got it, having seen the new photograph - it's Heliconia psittacorum 'Andromeda' and its not quite finished opening fully yet. It's a perennial native to the Caribbean and the north of South America, but also often listed as a Malaysian plant. The common name for this plant is Parrot Plant, though that also refers to other varieties of Heliconia.

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  • Actually I was trying to find bird of paradise.
    – trina
    Commented May 13, 2015 at 15:34
  • @trina: Bird of Paradise is just another name for Strelitzia.
    – Stephie
    Commented May 13, 2015 at 15:52
  • Bamboo this is the latest picture of the flower. Can u identity it?
    – trina
    Commented Jun 8, 2015 at 12:25
  • @trina - see updated answer
    – Bamboo
    Commented Jun 8, 2015 at 13:03
  • Sorry for my ignorance but is this a type of orchid?
    – trina
    Commented Jun 8, 2015 at 14:48

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