Bird of Paradise

Scientific name: Strelitzia nicolai

LIGHT : direct sunlight, or very bright indirect sunlight

WATER : once every week or two, allow top 3-4” of soil to dry between waterings

PRICE : $18 - $150 *see photos for sizes ranging from 6” to 14” nursery pots


SIGNS OF DISTRESS & TROUBLESHOOTING :
• Leaves curling - needs higher humidity / more water
• Leaves yellowing - needs more light or could be a sign of root rot
• Leaves browning - soil got too dry between watering / could be sign of root rot / sunburn

TOXIC TO PETS? Yes

COMMON PESTS : spider mites