Plant Catalog - STRELITZIA R MANDELAS GOLD 15
STRELITZIA R MANDELAS GOLD 15
Strelitzia reginae 'Mandela's Gold'
Yellow Bird of Paradise
A tropical perennial with a fountain-shaped growth habit. Leathery, grayish-green leaves are broad, up to 4 feet long and resemble banana leaves. Large bird-like flowers display reddish heads, bright yellow combs, and royal blue beaks. Blooms from fall to spring. Commonly grown indoors.
USDA zones: 10 - 12
Sunset zones: 17, 20 - 24; H1, H2; with protection in 8, 9, 13 - 16, 18, 19 Mature size: 4 - 6 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun, light shade
Water needs: regular water