Ensete hiniba – one of the rarest ensetes of this moment
This ensete growing very fast with a lot of water. It’s more upright & elegant than the species normal Ensete ventricosum. The leaves are slightly tougher than the species which makes them more wind tolerant. With a Lovely red midrid and a soft glaucous hue on the stem. The undersides of the leafs and the nerf from the huge leaves are red. An 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 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.
You buying the plant from the picture. Plant have to be cut all leaves before shipping!
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