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About Banana Ensete

The Red Ensete Banana is a beautiful and striking plant that will add a bold pop of color to any garden or landscape. With its deep red leaves and tall stature, it is sure to make a statement wherever it is planted.

This Ensete Banana cultivar is a fast-growing plant that can reach heights of up to 8-10 feet, creating a dramatic focal point in any landscape design. Its large, paddle-shaped leaves are deep red in color, adding a vibrant and exotic feel to your outdoor space.

The Red Ensete Banana is an ideal plant to use as a centerpiece in tropical-themed gardens and landscapes. Its bold color and size can create a stunning effect when planted in groups or used as a specimen plant. It can also be used to add visual interest and height to large containers or as a patio plant, where its striking appearance can be appreciated up close.

To grow the Red Ensete Banana, it requires well-drained soil that is kept consistently moist and full sun to partial shade. As a heavy feeder, regular fertilization with a balanced fertilizer will support its rapid growth. It is important to protect the plant from strong winds and to provide support for the tall stem.

Overall, the Red Ensete Banana is a breathtaking and visually stunning plant that will make a statement in any landscape design. Its unique appearance and easy-to-grow nature make it an excellent choice for both novice and experienced gardeners alike.

How to Space Your Banana Ensete 

Plant Your Banana Ensete 3-3.5 feet apart for a seamless planting. Alternatively, plant them 4-5+ feet apart for space between plantings.

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Common Name
Banana Ensete
Scientific Name
Ensete ventricosum
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Average Size
8-10' H x 6-8' W
Bloom Season
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