Scientific Name: Strelitzia Regina
Common Name: Bird of Paradise, Crane Flower
Water: Often, can withstand periods of dryness during winter months.
Exposure: Full sun
Fertilizer: Once a month during the summer months,
Height: 4-6' (120-160cm)
Width: 1-3' (30-90cm)
Native to Bird of Paradise plants display spectacular, colourful blooms once established. These large plants are native to Southern Africa (though the national flower of Portugal), and need lots of sunlight and can withstand drier soils.