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Giant Bird of Paradise (Landscaping Grade)

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Giant Bird of Paradise

A large banana-like leaf plant native to South Africa with white flowers that resemble a bird in shape. Requires little attention, water when soil becomes dry. Water more frequently in summer for faster growth. 

Origin: South Africa.

Botanical name: Strelitzia nicolai.

Family: Strelitziaceae.

Suitable: Indoor / Outdoor.

Max height: 6m.

Toxins removed: N/A.

Pet Friendly: Toxic.

Seeds and leaves can be toxic to pets if ingested.

Plant Care Guide

 Water: Moderate. Water when soil becomes dry.

Light: Indirect Sun / Partial Shade. Bright filtered light.

Temperature: 10° - 24°C. Ideal warm temperatures.

Humidity: Medium / High. 50 - 70%.

Soil: Good drainage potting mix. 5.5 - 6.0 ph.

Fertilizer: Once a week in spring & summer.

 Plant Size

Landscaping grade: Minor rips in leaves, or marks "not perfect" but will thrive in a frost free environment.

"Seconds" of landscaping grade also available on request with further discount. 

Small: 50cm<.

Medium: 50cm - 1m.

Large: 1m+ mature sizes available upon request. 

Planting can be provided at extra cost. Please enquire: