Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia Nicolai)
Strelitzia Nicolai is a spectacular flowering plant from South Africa that can grow to over 2m tall indoors. An evergreen it has beautiful upright, glossy, dark green leaves but gains its common name 'Bird of Paradise' from its flowers, that resemble the head of a crane in shape.
Toxicity: Mildly toxic if ingested
15cm Pot Diameter
**Non-succulent plant alert**
CARE: Requires bright direct to indirect light. The large leaves can collect dust, so clean them gently with a damp cloth from time to time. Enjoys regular waterings, warmth and humidity so mist regularly.
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PLEASE NOTE: as with all living plants they all differ slightly meaning they won’t look exactly the same as the photo and not all will be in flower at time of purchase.