Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia nicolai) - THE PLANT SOCIETY ONLINE OUTPOST
Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia nicolai) - THE PLANT SOCIETY ONLINE OUTPOST
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Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia nicolai)

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Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia nicolai)

The Bird of Paradise is the large form of its common smaller leaf cousin. 

An ornamental evergreen, tall, palm like plant with large, broad leaves up 1.5m long. Outdoors, during spring and early summer, it bears unusual beak-like, blue and white flowers with deep purpler bracts. Thrives in rich, moist well drained soil in a sunny to partly shaded position.

Photo: Planter Styling with Low Teardrop Planter>

*Pot sold separately.

*As plants are natural products, form, pattern and colour will vary slightly.

*Larger pot sizes (Size 4 and above) are ONLY available for Local Pickup or Local Delivery within 5km of our stores.


Plant pairings


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This is a general guide of the size we offer:

Size 1   70mm - 100mm pot

Size 2  110mm-130mm pot

Size 3  140mm - 180mm pot

Size 4  200mm pot

Size 5  250mm pot

Size 6  300mm pot

Size 7  350mm pot

Size 8  400mm pot

Easy

Giant white bird of paradise

LIGHT
Prefers bright to indirect light with small amounts of direct light. 

WATER
Keep moist over the warmer months but not drenched. Water less in the cooler months and allow the soil to dry out longer between watering. 

NUTRIENTS
Feed with slow-release fertiliser once every six months (refers to packaging for dosage).In the warmer months, feed monthly with a liquid fertiliser.

IDEAL TEMPERATURE
Cool to warm.

If you wish to have your item gift wrapped, we offer gift wrapping service >detail here

We are pleased to offer complimentary wrapping for all books with our beautiful signature wrapping paper.

Orders will be dispatched within in 2-5 business days.

Free Local Home delivery
over $50 -within 5km (when stock is available)


Free Delivery over $150 Australia-Wide, otherwise we offer standard shipping starting at $5.50

Contactless Click & Collect

Available at our Collingwood Flagship / South Yarra Outpost / Paddington Outpost / Bondi Junction Outpost


If something is particularly heavy, bulky, we’ll note an extra surcharge on the product page.


Plants shipping :
We ship to VIC, ACT, NSW, QLD. Due to quarantine restrictions, we are not allowed to ship to SA,NT, TAS, WA or International. Usually dispatch on Monday or Tuesday to keep your plants happy. 

International Shipping

We offer international shipping on our products except plants. Please contact us for a shipping quote.


*Considering environmental sustainability, we ship your order with used recycled cardboard boxes as much as possible. If you would prefer a new box for your delivery, please let us know.

Pot size guide (mm)

This is a general guide of the size we offer:

Size 1   70mm - 100mm pot

Size 2  110mm-130mm pot

Size 3  140mm - 180mm pot

Size 4  200mm pot

Size 5  250mm pot

Size 6  300mm pot

Size 7  350mm pot

Size 8  400mm pot

Skill level

Easy

Alternative names

Giant white bird of paradise

Care

LIGHT
Prefers bright to indirect light with small amounts of direct light. 

WATER
Keep moist over the warmer months but not drenched. Water less in the cooler months and allow the soil to dry out longer between watering. 

NUTRIENTS
Feed with slow-release fertiliser once every six months (refers to packaging for dosage).In the warmer months, feed monthly with a liquid fertiliser.

IDEAL TEMPERATURE
Cool to warm.

Gift Wrapping

If you wish to have your item gift wrapped, we offer gift wrapping service >detail here

We are pleased to offer complimentary wrapping for all books with our beautiful signature wrapping paper.

Shipping

Orders will be dispatched within in 2-5 business days.

Free Local Home delivery
over $50 -within 5km (when stock is available)


Free Delivery over $150 Australia-Wide, otherwise we offer standard shipping starting at $5.50

Contactless Click & Collect

Available at our Collingwood Flagship / South Yarra Outpost / Paddington Outpost / Bondi Junction Outpost


If something is particularly heavy, bulky, we’ll note an extra surcharge on the product page.


Plants shipping :
We ship to VIC, ACT, NSW, QLD. Due to quarantine restrictions, we are not allowed to ship to SA,NT, TAS, WA or International. Usually dispatch on Monday or Tuesday to keep your plants happy. 

International Shipping

We offer international shipping on our products except plants. Please contact us for a shipping quote.


*Considering environmental sustainability, we ship your order with used recycled cardboard boxes as much as possible. If you would prefer a new box for your delivery, please let us know.