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Large Strelitzia reginae - Bird of Paradise


The "Strelitzia reginae" or "Bird of Paradise" is a member of the banana family and although this flower is often associated with tropical places, like Hawaii, the plant is actually native to South Africa.

This a statement plant, with its orange and blue flowers protruding from a green spathe in a form that resembles a bird in flight, hence its nickname! 

A beautiful addition to any home looking to add a splash of colour to dull spaces. 

Care Instructions:

  • Enjoys lots of bright sunlight and will thrive most in a  south-facing window
  • Water approx once per week and even less in the winter 
  • Enjoys a medium to high temperature. Keep away from drafty areas. 

Care Level Rating: Easy

Notes: This variety measures in at approximately 160cm in height. All large plants come with their plastic nursery pot only. Ceramic pots are sold separately.