Ensete maurelii, or Red Banana Plant, features huge, green, paddle-shaped leaves with red margins and dark red leaf stalks growing rapidly from a central trunk. Red Banana can reach full size with a couple of weeks of warm weather.
Grow in rich, moist soil. Benefits from frequent light applications of liquid fertilizer. In cooler climates protect with winter mulch or overwinter indoors. Adds a tropical touch to patio plantings, large containers or borders. Protect your PRINCE OF PARADISE™ from frost!