Brought to England for King George, this plant with its orange and blue
tinged bloom is native to South Africa. In honor of Queen Charlotte of
Mecklenburg-Strelitz (King George’s wife), it was named Strelitzia
reginae. Bird of Paradise, also known as crane flower, is one of the
most widely know flowering plants around the world, including the state of Hawaii.
July 25th, 2018
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