Natalie Hanna
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Bird of paradise flower - plant. Strelitzia reginae. May in summer on the terrace. The bird of paradise flower (Strelitzia reginae) is admired for its exotic flowers. The graceful, orange bracts with 2 or 3 blue petals are like a mohawk on the green leaf. In summer, the Strelitzia also on the patio, so this exotic plant there also can steal the show.

Bird of paradise flower - plant. May in summer on the terrace. The bird of paradise flower (Strelitzia reginae) is admired for its exotic flowers. The graceful, orange bracts with 2 or 3 blue petals are like a mohawk on the green leaf.

10 Great Tropical Plants for Auckland

10 Great Tropical Plants for Auckland

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Hot pink new release Euphorbia Lipstick.

Cordyline Electric Pink - For the new garden along back fence

Pink and black garden? Try Cordyline australis (Cordyline banksii) 'Electric Pink'. Said to hold its pink color better during warm months than other pink varieties. Sensitive to cold when young, but less so once established.

Raumati Coastal garden with shade tolerant, lush native New Zealand planting including kawakawa, astelia, libertia and partial groundcovers.

Raumati Coastal garden with shade tolerant, lush native New Zealand planting including kawakawa, astelia, libertia and partial groundcovers.

This style is particularly suited to Auckland’s climate. The landscape garden designer draws on a range of plant materials reflecting Pacific influences: lush, luxuriant and foliage with splashes of vibrant colour in bushes such as bougainvillea and hibiscus or other exotic plants and shrubs. When combined with palms and cycads, this style

Sub-tropical garden - Landscape design, garden care services and gardening maintenance with Auckland landscaping company Second Nature Landscapers New Zealand.