Giant bird of paradise is a beautiful and Tough Landscaping plant,
incredibly tough and drought tolerant. Its giant “banana” style leaves add a lush cooling effect to any style garden.
Strelitzia Nicolai is a great backdrop screening plant or standalone feature itself.
Take care with your planting location of your Giant bird of paradise as they can grow very big at the base over time, if retaining walls are insuperior in strength, over time this plant will surely win the battle over time (6-10 years).
Strelitzia Nicolai is Best protected from strong winds as can tear the leaf. Otherwise, this plant is bulletproof and so worth planting!
- Strelitzia Nicolai
- Full sun, semi sun or full shade
Nothing specific, will grow in ALL soil conditions however, it looks best in nutrient rich dampish soil.