Blood Banana (Musa acuminata var. zebrina)
Musa Zebrina (aka Blood Banana) is a banana plant grown for its attractive ornamental foliage. The slender plant grows 5-8 feet and is wind and cold resistant. This banana is well adapted to container growing and can be kept at 3-5 feet tall. Musa Zebrina has beautiful multi-color foliage with green and red mottling on the top of its leaves and solid maroon coloring on the bottom. The pesudostem is solid red.
Blood Banana is easy to grow and adds an exciting pop of color to any landscape, or even as a houseplant.