Category Archives: Bird of Paradise

Fun Flower Facts: Birds of Paradise (Strelitzia reginae)


Birds of Paradise or Strelitzia reginae is one of the most recognized tropical plants. The bright orange sepals and purple petals emerging from the light green stalks resemble its namesake, a colourful bird with long feathers. As a garden plant, … Continue reading

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Escape Winter With These Tropical Flowers


Winter isn’t always fun, especially if you live in a climate like Canada, where it is cold and snowy for almost 6 months of the year! Shoveling driveways and sidewalks gets tiring and tedious. Walking around with layers upon layers … Continue reading

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Tired of the old Christmas Bird AKA Turkey – Try the Bird of Paradise


Christmas is over and if you are like me, the turkey dinner, turkey sandwiches and turkey soup have run their course. Time to bring in the new Bird – Bird of Paradise is always a nice addition to your home … Continue reading

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