Plant Catalog - STRELITZIA REGINAE
Bird of Paradise
A tropical perennial with a fountain-shaped growth habit. Leathery, blue-green leaves are broad, up to 4 feet long and resemble banana leaves. Large bird-like flowers display grayish heads, golden-orange combs, and royal blue beaks. Blooms from fall to spring. Commonly grown indoors.
USDA zones: 10 - 12
Sunset zones: 17, 20 - 24; H1, H2
Mature size: 4 - 6 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun, light shade
Water needs: regular water