What is another word for Strelitzia Family?

4 synonyms found


[ stɹɛlˈɪtsi͡ə fˈamɪli], [ stɹɛlˈɪtsi‍ə fˈamɪli], [ s_t_ɹ_ɛ_l_ˈɪ_t_s_iə f_ˈa_m_ɪ_l_i]

The Strelitzia family, also known as the Bird of Paradise family, includes five species of tropical flowering plants native to South Africa. The genus is named after Queen Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, the wife of King George III. All members of the Strelitzia family have large, showy flowers that resemble the shape and colors of exotic birds. Some synonyms for the Strelitzia family include the Crane flower family and the Plantain bird family. Despite being a popular ornamental plant, the Strelitzia family is also cultivated for medicinal and edible purposes in some regions of South Africa.

Related words: Red bird of paradise, Strelitzia nicolai, Strelitzia reginae, Strelitzia erythrina, Strelitzia gabrielae, Strelitzia juncea, Strelitzia portentosa, Bird-of-paradise flower

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    If you love beauty and want to discover some of the most exquisite species of plants, the Strelitzia Family is a great place to start. Named after the German botanist, Alexander von Strelitz, this family contains more than 2,000 different species of plants, mostly found in tropical and subtropical regions around the world.

    Stellar flowers are a trademark of the Strelitzia family, and many species deliver beautiful displays that are hard to resist.

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