Bird of Paradise
(Strelitzia reginae) is widely planted throughout the tropics and subtropics. It is enjoyed for its spectacularly beautiful flowers, which resemble the head of a bird with a crest of orange flowers and a blue head and bill – much like the actual New Guinea Birds-of- Paradise. Bird of Paradise is used as an ornamental in yards and for decorating for special occasions. Also, it is often used in the hair of Hula Dancer.
Finished Pattern is about 21 inches square