Ensete ventricosum grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Ensete also known as Abyssinian banana or Ensete, Ensete ventricosum perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant, can grow in tropic, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 9+. Ensete ventricosum leaves
Leaves color green, red or both, size of the can be 1-3 m
Flowers inflorescence color pink with bracts, female flowers shape looks like little fruit,
Fruit color is green yellow and not edible.
Ensete ventricosum for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Ensete ventricosum growing and care:
Frost free (can survive some frost but better without)
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Yes Difficulties or problems when growing: Aggressive Spring, summer Planting season: Worms Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year How to prune: Dead leaves, and after the fruits Size of the plant? 1-5 m, 3-15 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information In tropical all year round in subtropical and mediterranean spring – summer Bloom season: General information about the flower Flowers inflorescence color pink with bracts, female flowers shape looks like little fruits Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Autumn flowers Spring flowers Summer flowers Winter flowers Flower colors Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Tropics Climate Leaf color Ornamental parts Ornamental fruit Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Evergreen Herbaceous Perennial plant Plant Uses Colored leaves Ornamental plants Planting Season Spring Planting Summer planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Watering plants Big amount of water Regularly water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 13 Hardiness zone 9