Ensete ventricosum maurelii variegated
This variegated ensete growing very fast with a lot of water. It is very rare in variegated Ensete form. The leaves are very beautifull with three kind of colors. With white variegated marks on de red leaves is it an absolute eye catcher in your tropical garden. It have also glaucous hue on the stem. The undersides of the leafs are dark red to green. Variegated bananas needs half shadow and not full sun. It will grow out till a gorgeous huge plant. An ensete spieces dont produce any suckers. Propgation is only possible by issue culture or spitting the main stem. The best way is to cut the main stem back and bring it indoors in a cool spot. This spieces is absolutely not cold hardy. It is very very hard to get variegated plants from this spieces!
We are expert in germinating special rare Musa and Ensete seeds. Gilian Plants does everything by them self so they can provide you the real deal. Every year has Gilian Plants new spieces in some bulk wholesale quantities.
all bananas without protection are not frost hardy
• Plant location: shadow / half shadow
• Plant care: easy
• Watering: much water
• Cold hardy: absolutely not
• Land of orgin: Africa