Bird-of-paradise flower

Item No. 500086

Bot. name: Strelitzia reginae
Characteristics: Bird-of-paradise flower, also called called crane flower, is a popular houseplant, producing beautiful flowers reminiscent of flying birds. The "Strelitzia reginae" seeds used by us is closely related to the banana plant, which is evident in its similar-looking large fan-like leaves.
Cultivation & care:

Care Instructions

 

growtainer contains coconut fiber granulate, clay granulate and plant seeds.

  • Open the growtainer carefully. Open the seed packet and carefully remove any stringy orange tufts attached to them with a clean knife. Put seeds in a glass with luke warm water for 48 hours.
  • After 48 hours remove seeds from water and plant the seeds 1-2 cm deep and a few centimeters apart. Slowly pour approx. 60 ml of water into the growtainer and place in a bright, warm place. Water the can moderately (about 40 ml every 3 days). The granules should not dry out – avoid waterlogging!
  • Bird-of-paradise flower seeds are slow to germinate, taking up to 8 weeks to germinate. Continue to water the plant moderately.
  • It will take at least 4-6 years of growth for the plant to start blooming.
  • As soon as the plant gets too big for the can, carefully remove it and transplant it into a flower pot with some soil.
  • PLEASE REUSE ME! After transplanting, the box can be cleaned and reused as a pen holder, for example!
Pcs.

 7,95 / Pcs.

incl. VAT, excl. shipping

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Details for reseller

Packaging

  • unit dimensions: 9 x 6.5 cm; ca. 85 g
  • minimum quantity: 30 growtainer cans per box
  • packaging unit: 6 pcs. per plant variety

Material

  • metal
  • Bio Top-paper (white)

Available languages

  • German, English, French & Italian

Shelf life & storage

  • at least 2 years when stored in a dry place
  • lucky clover & love plant: max. 3 months (flower bulbs!)

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