Also known as
Caesalpinia gilliesii, bird of paradise, bird of paradise bush, desert bird of paradise, yellow bird of paradise, barba de chivo, Paşabıyığı, Cennetkuşu ağacı, Bodurakasya and Caesalpinia gilliesii
How to care for Bird-of-Paradise Shrub
Bird-of-Paradise Shrub needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Bird-of-Paradise Shrub love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Bird-of-Paradise Shrub does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Bird-of-Paradise Shrub after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.