Plant Catalog - MUSA ACUMINATA ZEBRINA
MUSA ACUMINATA ZEBRINA
Musa acuminata 'Zebrina', 'Roja', 'Sumatra'
A dwarf evergreen perennial that freely suckers to form large clumps of tropical foliage. Broad, paddle-shaped leaves are blue-green and variegated with red stripes. Large summer flowers are yellow with maroon bracts. Ornamental bananas are tiny, maroon, and not edible.
USDA zones: 10 - 11
Sunset zones: 8, 9, 14 - 24, H1, H2
Mature size: 6 - 8 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun or light shade
Water needs: ample water