Red Banana Tree (Ensete Ventricosum)
Red Banana Tree
- Large evergreen plant
- Large oar-shaped leaves
- Red Banana tree can grow up to 30 feet tall and 15 feet wide
- Does well in dry climates
The Red Banana tree is a medium to large evergreen plant with large oar-shaped leaves. Those leaves range in color from light green, brown, purple, and red. It produces white flowers throughout the summer months.
The Red Banana tree is a popular selection if you are looking to add a tropical feel in your landscape or can even be planted as a centerpiece.
The Red Banana tree can grow up to 30 feet tall and 15 feet wide. Do not let the name and the size confuse you though - This is, in fact, a plant!
It does well in dry climates and thrives in full to partial sun but does need a good amount of space to flourish and soil with good drainage. These plants can survive drought conditions but are recommended that they get medium watering.
Beautiful large shrub for tropical and sub-tropical yards
Drought tolerant once established