Bird of paradise flower - plant. May in summer on the terrace. The bird of paradise flower (Strelitzia reginae) is admired for its exotic flowers. The graceful, orange bracts with 2 or 3 blue petals are like a mohawk on the green leaf.
Unusual HousePlants: A Bird of Paradise is a slow growing plant with large paddle shaped leaves that resemble those of a Banana Plant. This plant has no stem and the leaves, sometimes or more in length, emerge from a central frond.