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Bird of Paradise Strelitzia:
It is a distinctive flowering plant.
It is one of the best perennial flowers.
It is a gifting plant known as flower of paradise.
It is exotic and most beautiful of all flowering plants.

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.


  • Every plant has different type of light, feed and water requirements.
  • Most of the plants like moderate watering, let the couple of inch at surface dry before watering again.
  • Some plants require frequent feeding but most, once in a year, feed the plant at beginning of spring.
  • Repot the plant every couple of years in slightly bigger container.


  • Avoid frequent watering in winters, it will kill the plant.
  • Avoid temperature shocks like taking it suddenly indoors or outdoors.
  • Avoid partial watering and use water sprayers to water equally in all directions.
  • Avoid repotting plants in large containers, most of the plants likes to be in groups.
  • Avoid over fertilizing, quantity depends on NPK ingredients but plants do need not more than a spoon.


Plants are living creatures require a little sensitivity towards them, following common instructions are helpful for keeping them happy:
  • Dig around the root zone with your fingers to a depth of 2-3' for small plants and water generously when the soil feels dry to the touch.
  • Use a balanced fertilizer i.e., 10-10-10, 14-14-14 (Nitrogen (N), Phosphorus (P) and Potassium (K)) food with micro-nutrients.
  • Be observant of the changes in plant vigor and growth, plants are more susceptible to disease and pests if they are weakened through poor maintenance.
  • It is good to make it a practice to inspect plants progress so you can spot systems of disease or insect infestations well in advance of any serious problem.
  • Pruning is required at times for plant health and aesthetics, as a general note remove the damaged leaves and branches as soon as those are noticed to avoid infections.


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  • Plants images are for recognition purpose only.
  • Actual size may vary as natural plants grow their ways.
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1 review for Bird of Paradise Strelitzia

  1. Dr. Nisha Bhardwaj (Reviewer)

    Bird of Paradise Strelitzia

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