Musa sikkimensis are a magnificent looking Musa. It has the large paddle shaped foliage typical of the banana plant but with the addition of gorgeous maroon markings, maroon midrib and maroon underside to the leaves. Water well and feed regularly throughout the growing season for optimum growth. Spectacular plant for the exotic/tropical style garden.
Height and Spread: 2.5 x 2.5m
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Soil Conditions: Rich well drained soil.
Hardy/winter protection: Some say hardy depending on your location, we protect ours during winter.
Also known as ‘Red Tiger’