Strelitzia Reginae 'Mandela's Gold'. Yellow Bird of Paradise Plant.The Strelitzia Reginae 'Mandela's Gold' is an unusual variant of the orange Strelitzia Reginae bringing an amazing tropical and exotic touch to your house or garden.Beautiful eye-catching bird-like bright yellow and deep purple flowers along with paddle shaped leaves make this plant perfect for conservatories and greenhouses. Very easy to grow, it is a little less cold hardy than the orange Bird Of Paradise, 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 'Mandela's Gold'
Common Name: Yellow Strelitzia. Yellow Bird of paradise. Yellow Crane flower.
Native: South Africa.
Hardiness: Best kept above freezing temperatures..
Growth: Exotic paddle-shaped leaves. Unique bird-like bright yellow and purple flowers. Undemanding and easy to grow.
Sun: Full sun/partial shade.
Soil: Well drained soil.
Moisture: Water regularly in summer. Dryer through winter.