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    Created by Noah G, Matthew F, Nick C, Fall 2014

    Common Name:  Bird of paradise 

    Botanical Name: Strelitzia reginae

    Location:  In front of the greenhouse

     

     

    Plant Type:  Evergreen/Deciduous Tree

    Sunset Zones:   Zones 22-24

    Sun Requirements: Full sun, partial shade in hot climates

    Water Requirements: Moderate to regular water

    Origin: South Africa

     

     

    Description: Evergreen plant with long stalked, leathery leaves and highly individual flowers. Blossoms are produced throughout the year, they are long lasting on the plant and also cut. Both species are good for poolside planting; They produce no litter and wishland some splashing

     

    Leaves: the leaves are long, wide, and green

    Flowers: The flowers are bright yellow, blue, and in the form of a bird

    Fruit: fruit?

Bird of Paradise
View looking north of Revere Middle School farm, pathway, wheat, alfalfa, vineyard in distance
View looking north of Revere Middle School farm, pathway, wheat, alfalfa, vineyard in distance
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