Bird-of-paradise flower, also known as crane flower (Strelitzia Reginae), native to Southern Africa is an ornamental plant categorized under plant family Strelitziaceae. The bird of paradise flower meaning includes joy and paradise, it has been grown at the Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew, South Africa since 1773. Bird of Paradise represents faithfulness, love, and thoughtfulness, making it the perfect romantic gift. Below is the brief information about the presented plant:
Plant : Bird of Paradise Strelitzia
Height : 12 to 18 inch
Potting Medium : Soil mix
Pot Type : 10 inch plastic pot
Bird of Paradise Strelitzia Introduction
Bird of Paradise plant resembles to a banana plant while its beautiful flowers have unmistakable resemblance to a brightly colored bird in flight. It is a stunning tropical flowering plant known as flower of freedom and joy. Bird of Paradise flower carries symbolism such as:
Paradise on Earth
Joy through challenges and successes alike
Faithfulness in romantic relationships
Optimism towards the future
Freedom and the ability to travel
Magnificence, excellence and success
Royalty and a regal bearing
9th wedding anniversary
Bird of Paradise Strelitzia Care
Water it thoroughly once in a week.
Use good drainage potting mix and keep it moist.
Avoid over-watering as this may tend to turn leaves yellow.
This is not a sun loving plant keep it in bright light.
Fertilize it with a balanced NPK for better growth.
It prefers temperature range 15 to 35 degree Celsius.