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Strelitzia nicolai

Family Name: Strelitziaceae
Common Name: White Bird-of-paradise, Wild Banana, Giant Bird of Paradise
Full Sun: 6-8h Semi-Shade Lots of Water Ornamental Flowers Ornamental Foliage Herbaceous

Name

Family Name
Genus Epithet
Species Epithet
Common Names

Classifications and Characteristics

Plant Growth Form Herbaceous Plant

Biogeography

Native Distribution South Africa

Landscaping Features

Desirable Plant Features Ornamental Flowers, Ornamental Foliage

Plant Care and Propagation

Light Preference Semi-Shade, Full Sun
Water Preference Lots of Water

Foliar

Mature Foliage Colour(s) Green
Leaf Area Index (LAI) for Green Plot Ratio 3.5 (Shrub & Groundcover - Monocot)

Floral (Angiosperm)

Flower Colour(s) White

Image Repository

Images

Others

Master ID 1854
Species ID 3147
Species record last updated on: 07 February 2020.
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