Strelitzia nicolai

Strelitzia nicolai

  • Strelitzia nicolai
  • Strelitzia nicolai
  • Flower name
    Strelitzia nicolai
  • Scientific name
    Strelitzia nicolai
  • AliasStrelitzia nicolai, giant white bird of paradise, wild banana
  • Place of originSouth Africa
  • Place of floweringPotted flower, Ornamental plants
  • Flowering seasonJanuary, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

What is Strelitzia nicolai

Strelitzia nicolai (scientific name: Strelitzia nicolai) is native to South Africa and is a large evergreen perennial plant of the Musaceae family. Originally it is herbaceous but it has been cultivated for many years and its base has become woody. The flower and beaky Buddha flame bract is longer than that, but the large leaf with a boat shape can be broken if it hit the strong wind. ({{Stratia reginae}} (scientific name: Strelitzia reginae) is also popular as a leaf plant.

Common name: Strelitzia nicolai, Scientific name: Strelitzia nicolai, aka: giant white bird of paradise, wild banana, Origin : South Africa, plant height: 6 m, leaf shape: ship form, leaf color: gray green color, leaf length: 60 cm, leaf width: 30 cm, flower color: white, Buddha flame bract length: 30 to 40 cm, inflorescence color: deep blue Bract + white petal, blue-purple tongue-shaped flower, inflorescence diameter: 15 to 18 cm, flowering period: anniversary.


  • Eye
    Zingiberales
  • Family
    Musaceae
  • Genus
    Strelitzia
  • Species
    S. nicolai
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Spikelet inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Tubular
  • Leaf type
    Other
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life type large evergreen perennial plant
  • Flower colorsWhite
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height300.0 ~ 600.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower15.0 ~ 18.0 cm

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