Exotic, tropical, beautiful, the famous Bird of Paradise. We call him Reggie. Keep him happy and he will reward you with the iconic parrot flower.
Big Height (including nursery pot) 100cm; pot diameter 24cm.
Health Benefits- Great air purifier
Strelitzia Reginae Lighting
Reggie likes bright indirect. He doesn't mind direct light in the mornings or evening. But, he is a lover of the sun.
Watering your Strelitzia Reginae
In the summer from March to September keep Reggie's soil moist, we recommend watering twice a week. Watering Wednesday and Soak Sunday.
In the winter from October to February reduce watering to once a week. Houseplant watering guide
Strelitzia Reginae Humidity
Reggie likes room humidity to be around 60%. Normal room humidity is around 40-50%. To increase humidity you can use a Humidifier, place Reggie next to other houseplants or you can fill a saucer with pebbles and water, place Reggie on top of this.
Strelitzia Reginae Fertiliser
From March to August give Reggie some houseplant fertiliser every month when watering.
Repotting you Strelitzia Reginae
When the roots start to grow out of the bottom opening of the pot, it is time to put Reggie into a larger pot. For soil, we recommend a good draining soil.
Strelitzia Reginae Plant Care Problems
Browning leaves, not enough humidity or too much direct sunlight.
Overwatering can cause root rot.