Bird of Paradise- Giant Strelitzia nicolai / Subtropical / Ornamentals
The Giant Bird of Paradise is a stunning and hardy perennial with a strong architectural shape.
A large, evergreen, paddle-leaf shaped perennial which produces white and pale blue bird shaped flowers sitting in a dark purple- black bract.
These can take a surprising amount of wind before the leaves will start shredding, however an exposed site, prone to constant wind would be best avoided.
We have limited stocks of these available.
- High wind tolerant.
- Will tolerate light frosts only.
- Grows to a height of 5 metres (approx).
- Perfect for screening or hedging.
- Requires little moisture and is drought tolerant.
- Tolerates coastal conditions, including salt spray.