Evergreen perennial herb. Up to 1 to 2 meters, thick fleshy roots. Stem obvious. Leaves opposite sides arranged, leathery, oblong or oblong-shaped oval, about 40cm, width 15cm. Petiole 2 to 3 times longer than the blade, the central longitudinal groove. Peduncle and leaves nearly as long. Inflorescence Buddha flame bracts outside the total length of about 15cm, green, edge flushed, flower 6 to 8, in turn open. Outer tepals 3, orange and yellow, the inner tepals 3, tongue, sky blue. Exotic flower-shaped, eye-catching color, like a crane eagerly afar. Autumn and winter flowering, flowering up to more than 100 days.
Strelitzia Reginae seeds, palm seeds
Strelitzia Reginae, Bird of Paradise, Crane Flower, Strelitziaceae, Paradijsvogelbloem, Vogelkopbloem