Bird of Paradise

Strelitzia reginae

Bird of Paradise  - Strelitzia reginae
Bird of Paradise  - Strelitzia reginae

Bird of Paradise

Strelitzia reginae

Bird of Paradise is a hardy plant with showy blooms which appear repeatedly throughout the year, especially if given a steady fertilizer regimen.  Tolerates Deer, seaside, wind, and drought. Great for tropical garden styles. Strlitzia Reginae is drought tolerant and will bring hummingbirds into the garden. The flower sits atop a ridged stem and resembles the head of a bird with showy multicolored feathers, hence the name, Bird of Paradise. Among the most popular garden plants, and when in full bloom, can be an absolute show-stopper. 


Foliage: Evergreen

Sun Exposure: Sun Or Part Shade

Water Needs: Moderate

Bloom Season: Repeatedly

Mature Height: 4-5'

Mature Width: 4-5'

Attributes: Drought Tolerant, Deer Resistant, Mediterranean & Tuscan Garden, Seacoast Tolerant, Tropical Garden, Hummingbirds


Proper planting technique will help your plants thrive! Follow these simple steps to help your plants establish quickly, develop a strong root system, and live longer:

  • Properly dig the hole
  • Amend the soil to suit each particular plant
  • Place the plant and backfill the soil
  • Provide ample water for each particular plant
  • Review our how to plant guide!

For detailed information, please download our planting guides:

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