Sophistication and Beauty - Bird of Paradise Flower
The Bird of Paradise represents joyfulness. It also symbolizes freedom, good perspectives, and faithfulness. he Bird of Paradise is native to South Africa. There are five species of this plant, all of the genus Strelitzia. The leaves of the plant are a bluish-green with some leaves having a red mid-rib. They are also known as crane flowers, and bloom from September through May. The flowers on the Bird of Paradise is comprised of three upright orange sepals with three modified blue bright blue petals. The petals are in an arrowhead shape with the third petal forming a nectary at the base.
Taken 5:02 PM on April 7, 2013
Uploaded 1:38 AM on April 21, 2013
- Posted in Flowers
- NIKON D5000
- 1/5 sec.
- 35 mm
- 400 ISO
- Scottsdale, AZ
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