Light: Strelitzia nicolai does best in bright light. If grown outdoors it will do best with direct sunlight, but may need to be shielded from afternoon direct sunlight to prevent burning. If kept indoors place your plant somewhere it will ideally get bright indirect light. Strelitzia nicolai requires very bright light to bloom, because of this they are very unlikely to bloom indoors.
Water: Allow your Strelitzia nicolai to go almost completely dry inbetween watering. If you keep your Strelitzia nicolai outdoors it will require more frequent watering than if kept indoors.
Did you know? Streliztia nicolai don't just produce orange flowers. There is a variety known as the White Bird of Paradise that produces white flowers!