Bird of Paradise / Strelitzia reginae flower, Volunteer Park Conservatory, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Bird of Paradise flower and leaves in the Volunteer Park Conservatory, Seattle, Washington. Strelitzia reginae is a monocotyledonous flowering plant indigenous to South Africa. Common names include Strelitzia, Crane Flower or Bird of Paradise, though these names are also collectively applied to other species in the genus Strelitzia. Its scientific name commemorates Queen Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, wife of King George III.Add to Cart Add to Lightbox Download