Strelitzia reginae
Bird of Paradise
 
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Optimal Light:Full sun image
Light Range:Full sun to partial shade image
Soil Moisture:Low to medium soil moisture image
Wildlife: 
Native:No
Drought Tolerance:High
Perennial:N/A
Invasive Status:Not Assessed
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orange/blue striking flowers; pest sensitive; tolerates occasionally wet soil
Growth Rate:Slow - Med
Mature Height:3 - 5 ft.
Mature Spread:2 - 4 ft.
Soil Texture:Any
Soil pH:Acidic, Slightly acidic, Slightly alkaline
Salt Tolerance:Low to None
Hardiness Zone:10-11
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