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Musa sumatrana, Musa acuminata ssp. zebrina, Blood Leaf Banana

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Musa sumatrana, Musa acuminata ssp. zebrina
Family: Musaceae
Blood Leaf Banana
Origin: Southeast Asia
Big tree > 20 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunRegular waterModerate waterOrnamental foliageSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

The Blood Leaf Banana is a subspecies of the wild banana species Musa acuminata, one of the two ancestors of modern edible bananas. This is a plant grown for its attractive foliage only. The fruit is seeded and inedible. The stem is completely red. The leaves are narrow with green and red mottling on the top and solid maroon coloring on the bottom.


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Musa sumatrana Zebrina Rojo - Blood Leaf Banana

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This outstanding banana features green leaves with...  more
RECOMMENDED FERTILIZER:
SUNSHINE Robusta - Rapid Growth Booster
This item is certified for shipping to California.
Grown in 6-10"/1-3 gal pot

In stock

$29.00