Red Stem Banana

Musa Basjoo Red
Musa Basjoo Red Musa Basjoo Red
Latin Name: Musa Basjoo Red

A wonderful feature plant, the hardy banana will grow in sun or partial shade. This palm-like perennial has striking red folaige and drooping pale yellow flowers in brownish bracts in summer followed by green fruits. Can grow to 5m in height, so needs plenty of room. Needs rich, well drained soil. Can be propagated by division at any time of the year.