CULTIVAR NAME: 'Moonluster'
PARENTAGE: Costus 'Sweet Charlotte' x 'Belize Yellow'
PUBLISHED: December 2013 in Heliconia Society Bulletin 19 (4)
REGISTRANT: D. Skinner
ORIGIN: Dave Skinner hybrid, bred, named and introduced by Dave Skinner.
DESCRIPTION: Hybrid with the compact size and spreading shape of 'Sweet Charlotte' and the non-appendaged bracts and tubular flowers from 'Belize Yellow'. Stems and ligules are glabrous, leaves are slightly puberulous. Bracts are non-appendaged, dark red with green and yellow hi-lites, flowers are a unique deep coral color.