yes... in southern us states, its rampant...
so common that we never photographed it...
now it seems i must..just to document...
and being planted by people who want to make money in
cut flower upscale market in india... many private gardens
and farms are growing these as a cash crop in bengal and
most likely nearby old bihar...now two states...
where ever its hot dry and some controlled rain...
On Jul 15, 7:19 am, Gurcharan Singh <singh...@gmail.com
> Yes Swamy ji
> One of the very commonly planted house plants in California.
> Dr. Gurcharan Singh
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> On Thu, Jul 14, 2011 at 7:23 PM, M Swamy <swamy.c...@gmail.com
> > *Strelitzia reginae *-Bird of paradise, crane flower.
> > *Family:* Strelitziaceae. Photos taken on 11.7.2011. Place: