This flower is known by the name ‘False bird of Paradise’
Another name is Lobster Claw Flower. The name “Lobster Claw” comes from the shape of its flower bracts. which resemble the shape of a lobster’s claw.
Why it’s called False Bird Of Paradise?
Because it mimics the original bird of paradise flower.
How does the original bird of paradise look?
This flower gets its name because the flower is made up of three bright orange petals and three blue petals which are fused into a single bud. As the flower blooms, the petals start showing a shape that simulates a bird in flight.
Where do you find the real paradise?
“I found paradise, not in Heaven, but deep in my heart” Debasish Mridha MD
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