The University of Texas at Austin
Mexican Songs:
Identifier: e_utfc_0906
Title: Mexican Songs: 'Heliotropo'
Description: Love song, apparently of cultured origin; but contributor says she used it as cradle song (some verses do suggest this). Voice without accompaniment, 3 stanzas. First line: 'Heliotropo hermoso, pasionario y bella, broto de la fuente, flor de Jericó...'
City: Brownsville
County: Cameron
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1954/07/28
Creator: Manzano de Paredes, Clotilde (singer)
Contributor: Paredes, Americo (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2X6a
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.