Strelitzia Reginae. Bird of Paradise Plant.The Strelitzia Reginae brings an amazing tropical and exotic touch to your house or garden.Beautiful eye-catching bird-like bright orange and blue flowers along with paddle shaped leaves make this plant perfect for conservatories and greenhouses. Very easy to grow, and although it is hardy to -3 degrees it is best kept sheltered from frost as it takes quite a while to recover from damage.Perfect for bringing some colour to your patio, conservatory or greenhouse. Can be grown outside through summer and brought in through winter.
Latin Name: Strelitzia Reginae
Common Name: Bird of paradise, Crane flower.
Native: South Africa.
Hardiness: Hardy to -3.
Growth: Exotic paddle-shaped leaves. Unique bird-like bright orange and blue flowers. Undemanding and easy to grow.
Sun: Full sun/partial shade.
Soil: Well drained soil.
Moisture: Water regularly in summer. Keep moist.