Strelitzia reginae Print

Strelitzia reginae Print

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Strelitzia reginae Print

A beautiful botanical art print.
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SKU: 5055187085895

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Strelitzia reginae


From: Strelitzia depicta, or coloured figures of the known species of the genus Strelitzia from the drawings in the Banksian Library, Franz Bauer, 1818. 


Artist: Franz Bauer


Native to South Africa, the bird of paradise or crane flwoer can grow up to 2m (6ft, 6in) tall, and attracts bird pollinators with its brightly coloured petals. Discovered and brought back to Britain by Kew's first plan collector, Francis Masson, in 1773, Strelitzia reginae was named by Sir Joseph banks after Queen Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, wife of King George III. 

Additional Info

Additional Info

  1. Approx 22 x 30 cm

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