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  • "Strelitzia regina" amended to _Strelitzia reginæ_.

    Catalogue of Economic Plants in the Collection of the U. S. Department of Agriculture

  • Patterns of plant diversity and endemism in southern Africa: An overview, Strelitzia No. 1.pp. 31-52.

    Cape Floral Protected Areas, South Africa

  • Strelitzia; Botanical diversity in southern Africa.

    Zambezian Baikiaea woodlands

  • The bird-of-paradise flower (Strelitzia reginae) is endemic to the Hotspot and can grow up to two meters in its natural habitat in the Eastern Cape coastal bush.

    Biological diversity in Maputaland-Pondoland-Albany

  • In addition, the generally colder temperatures of the southern portion limit distribution of subtropical species such as Natal wild banana (Strelitzia nicolai) that grows down near Port Elisabeth.

    KwaZulu-Cape coastal forest mosaic

  • Some species noted as having a lower general occurrence by Acocks, e.g., the tree Strelitzia nicolai and the shrub Indigafera micrantha, still have a high relative abundance which suggests that despite their low general occurrence they are still important and these species may give some indication of the differences between forest patches.

    KwaZulu-Cape coastal forest mosaic

  • Where dune forest has been disturbed by urban development, Brachylaena discolor, Strelitzia nicolai, and/or Chrsanthemoides monilifera tend to dominate the secondary vegetation.

    KwaZulu-Cape coastal forest mosaic

  • The eastern zone is often furnished with mountains, well wooded with evergreen succulent trees, on which neither fire nor droughts can have the smallest effect (‘Strelitzia’, ‘Zamia horrida’, ‘Portulacaria afra’, ‘Schotia speciosa’, ‘Euphorbias’, and ‘Aloes arborescens’); and its seaboard gorges are clad with gigantic timber.

    Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa

  • Over a hundred of them were pupils and teachers from the nearby Strelitzia secondary school.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The Mandela orchid joins a growing international list that already bears his name, including the Mandela Gold Strelitzia in

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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