Bird of Paradise - Bird of Paradise
Bird of Paradise - Bird of Paradise

Bird of Paradise

Starting at $359
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With long elegant leaves rising up from the bottom, the Bird of Paradise is a popular indoor plant for creating that instant jungle atmosphere. Imperfect like nature herself, this plant exhibits large foliage with natural splits and curls.

Note: this plant is best appreciated for its overall shape and beauty. Imperfect details of the leaves is natural for all living plants, though a more apparent feature of the Bird of Paradise.


Prefers lots of bright light


Water evenly when top of soil is dry, about once a week


Low maintenance and great for beginners

The Story

Standing approximately 3-4 feet tall, the Bird of Paradise has bright and striking split leaves that resemble that of a banana tree. It is a resilient plant and with consistent care, will reward you often with fresh new leaves. In maturity and with enough light, the Bird of Paradise will produce exotic blue-and-white flower, resembling the head of a crane.

45 Day Guarantee

If your plant dies within 45 days of arrival, we will replace it at no cost. Learn more.

Plant Details

  • Approximately 3-3 ½ feet in overall height, from bottom of pot to top leaf
  • Botanical name: Strelitzia nicolai
  • Native to subtropical South Africa
  • Live, fully grown, healthy plant · Grown in the USA
  • Careful with pets · Learn More

Plant Stylings

Bird of Paradise
Bird of Paradise

Designer Pot

Meticulously hand-crafted ceramic cylinders, designed specifically for your plants to thrive. Wood stands are handcrafted from reclaimed wood and finished with natural oil.

Plants remain in their plastic grow containers which are placed inside the waterproof ceramic pots, and slightly elevated on foam blocks.

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Construction and details

  • Hand-Finished Waterproof Matte Glaze
  • No Drainage Hole - Ideal for Indoor or Outdoor applications
  • Designed to fit: 2 Gallon, 3 Gallon, 8 Inch, and 10 Inch Nursery Pots
  • Dimensions: 10.4" Inside Diameter x 11" Outside Dimension x 11" High
  • Ceramics designed and manufactured by LBE Design


A tree planted for every plant sold

At Léon & George, we believe the world needs more plants – not just in our homes, but in our forests. To bring our impact full-circle, we plant a tree in a U.S. National Forest for every plant sold.

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Customer reviews for the Bird of Paradise


5 out of 5 stars

Whole process was easy and my plant looks even better than expected!

Brooke L. Verified Buyer

March 25, 2019

It’s so beautiful!

5 out of 5 stars

This is my second order from Leon & George and I couldn’t be happier. Their plants are healthy, well-kept and grown. The delivery was seamless and I’m excited to keep building my indoor plant collection from them.

Chieko H. Verified Buyer

April 27, 2020
5 out of 5 stars

I'm SO happy with my plants! I got just what I wanted when I wanted them, delivered by such a nice person. All the plants are vibrant and healthy and have grown so much already!

Ellen L F. Verified Buyer

June 23, 2019
5 out of 5 stars

I love the plant and the delivery was seamless. Saved me a long drive to the flower market :)

Silviya D. Verified Buyer

February 10, 2019


5 out of 5 stars


marcus b. Verified Buyer

July 12, 2020

Bird of Paradise is lovely. It’s already blooming 2 leafs!

5 out of 5 stars

christine k. Verified Buyer

July 04, 2020
5 out of 5 stars

Sally K. Verified Buyer

March 04, 2019
4 out of 5 stars

Adamo G. Verified Buyer

March 22, 2019

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