Mandela's Gold Yellow Bird of Paradise - Strelitzia reginae
Information below is only the potential the plant has. You will be receiving one plant between 3 and 8 inches in height shipped in a 3 inch deep pot.
Strelitzia reginae. Mandela's Gold. Rare yellow form of the bird of paradise. Bird of Paradise is an exceptionally attractive landscape plant with its highly ornamental, thick, glossy green leaves. The plant is stunning when it is in bloom. It is a member of the banana family (Musaceae) and comes from South Africa. The leaves are 6 inches wide and the plant reaches a maximum of about 4 feet.
Cold resistance may be less for Mandela's Gold than for the orange-flowered type.
Overview: Average mature height: 4 feet. Soil: Well drained soil. Keep moist, but not soggy. Light: Full to part sun. Zones: 10b - 11