Strelitzia Nicolai Giant White Bird of Paradise DM1 is a tall growing variety of Strelitzia that produces beautifully large vanilla white flowers accented by two striking blue anterior petals. The generally single-stemmed flowers are very long lasting and provide a spectacular display over an extended period in both garden & landscape settings. Bird of Paradise varieties are grown for their beautiful silvery green bold foliage and spectacularly beautiful flowers. Strelitzia Nicolai Giant White Bird of Paradise DM1 is one of the more popular varieties of Bird of Paradise varieties as it is a very strong garden performer which is both drought and frost tolerant, requires very little maintenance and is very resilient towards many common pests and diseases.
Strelitzia Nicolai Giant White Bird of Paradise DM1 is specifically suited to large-scale landscape applications because of the generally large size of this variety, making it ideal for screening (hide unsightly buildings or provide privacy) and can be used as a medium-sized tree with a more exotic touch due to the large fan-like leaves emanating from the ornate stems and trunks. Common and wild varieties and names of Strelitzia include, bird of paradise palm and wild banana. The orange flowering Strelitzia Reginae Bird of Paradise TCF3 is also available at our store.
Advantages of Strelitzia Nicolai Giant Bird of Paradise DM1
- Large elegant white flowers accented by two striking blue anterior petals
- Strong healthy vegetative growth ideal for landscaping screening and tropical-looking texture
- Extra-low maintenance
- 3 - 5m height at maturity (will clump up to 2-3m)
- 2m apart is suitable planting distance for clumping
- Flowers warmer months (spring, summer, autumn)
- Suitable for part-shade and full sun
- Drought & frost tolerant
- Will grow in most regions of Australia
- Perennial plant fully mature in 2 - 5 years
Seed Sowing Instructions
- Easy to follow seed propagation notes are provided with every seed purchase
- Seeds of this variety are best started in seed raising mix or Jiffy® pellets before planting into the garden
What am I Purchasing?
- Premium seeds of Strelitzia Nicolai Giant White Bird of Paradise DM1
- Easy to follow seed propagation notes