White Bird Of Paradise - 10in


The Bird of Paradise or Strelitzia Reginae, is a species of plant common to South Africa. It is particularly known and cultivated for its large dramatic flower that resembles the head and beak of a colourful exotic crane. Although it rarely flowers as a houseplant, this relatively low-maintenance plant adds a beautiful evergreen to your interior with it's elongated stems and large leaves. 

Growing Conditions

  • Light: This plant prefers bright direct light and would be served best positioned near a window. 
  • Water: Water weekly once the topsoil has dried (dip your finger in and inch or so to check). If the leaves being to curl or droop be sure to water. Slightly increase waterings during the summer months. Do not overwater or let the roots sit in water or else the leaves will drop and root rot will set in.
  • Ideal Temperature: This is a tropical plant and requires warmth with little variation in temperature. Keep it away from drafty windows, heat vents or air conditioners and maintain a room temperature between 18 - 30 °C.
  • Soil/Nutrients: Regular fast-draining potting soil. Feed with a liquid fertilizer once a month during the warmer growing season. Aim to repot annually stepping up the pot size until desired height of plant is reached. 

    This plant can be inserted, while still inside its plastic liner, into one of our Large Cylinder Pots. However it should be repotted into a larger container, like our X-Large Cylinder Pot, to allow for growth. Shop our Plant Pots here

    • 10in refers to the diameter of the plants plastic liner. 
    • Approximate Height 4 - 5 ft

    Local Delivery / Store Pickup Only - Due to the size, weight and fragility of this product we can only offer it for local Vancouver delivery or Store Pickup only (we currently do not service the lower mainland). Our local delivery charge is $10 or free for orders over $45. We will contact you to arrange a delivery window time and items can be delivered the same day if the order is placed prior to 10AM. Store Pickup is available Monday-Friday from 10AM-6PM. We will notify you via email when your order is ready. 

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    Local Vancouver Delivery

    We currently offer Local Vancouver Delivery for Vancouver only (we do not service the lower mainland).

    This service is available from Monday - Friday only. We do not deliver on the weekends. We also do not offer delivery service on holidays. 

    Items purchased through our online store will be delivered the same day if the order is placed prior to 9AM - otherwise the order will be delivered the following day. We will contact you prior to delivery to arrange a delivery window time. 

    Store Pickup 

    Items purchased through our online store can be picked up at our store location in Vancouver within an hour of purchase. We will send you an email confirming your items are ready for pickup. 

    Orders can be collected at 320 W Cordova during our regular business hours. 

    USA Orders

    • Free USPS Shipping Over $45 (3-5 Business Days)
    • $10 Flat Rate Shipping on Orders Under $45
    • Tax & Duty Free

    Canada Orders

    • Free Expedited Canada Post Shipping Over $45 (2-6 Business Days)
    • $10 Flat Rate Shipping on Orders Under $45

    At Old Faithful Shop we strive to process your order as quickly and carefully as possible within 24 hours. 

    Once your order has been processed we will notify you to let you know your order has shipped and provide the tracking number. 

    • USA orders are shipped with a trackable USPS service from Blaine, WA. No duties or additional taxes will be incurred with your order. Delivery time is approximately 3-5 business days. 
    • Canadian orders are shipped with a trackable Expedted Canada Post service from Vancouver, BC. Delivery time is approximately 2-6 business days.

    Express Shipping

    USA Orders

    • $39.95 Flat Rate DHL Shipping (1-2 Business Days)

    Canadian Orders

    • Rates vary depending on size and weight of package. (Canada Post Express 1-2 Business Days)


    We gladly accept returns within 7 days of the delivery date.  Items returned to us must be in original, re-sellable condition.  Once the items are back in our possession we will process a refund immediately. 

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