The Bird of Paradise is delightfully easy to care for and enjoys warm, balmy days year-round. The stunning flowers of this unique plant make it popular in gardens around the globe.
Pot size: 14 cm (diameter)
Plant size: 35-45 cm (without the pot)
Strelitzia is a native to the eastern coastlines of southern Africa, where it grows wild in patches that are sometimes miles across. It is sometimes referred to as the Crane plant due to the flowers looking like the feathers on the head of a crane. The plant grows to over 6 feet tall and is designed to fully support the weight of birds who stop to eat the nectar.
Bright, indirect light
During the summer months, the soil should be kept moist through regular watering. Throughout the fall and winter, permit the soil to almost dry out before watering. Never permit water to stand in the saucer underneath the plant
Mildly toxic if eaten