The Dwarf Cavendish banana is a widely grown and commercially important Cavendish Cultivar. The name "Dwarf Cavendish" is in reference to the height of the pseudostem, not the fruit. Young plants have maroon or purple blotches on their leaves but quickly lose them as they mature.
It is one of the most commonly planted banana varieties from the Cavendish group,and the main source of commercial Cavendish bananas along with.
This banana is a fantastic container plant making a nice tropical addition to the patio. It has the combined benefits of compact size and edible, desert-type bananas.
Bananas are slightly shorter than grocery store variety and come on in bunches of up to 90. Juvenile leaves have some reddish-purple markings, later leaves are all green.
This genus musa is a fast-growing variety. Can be grown in full sun to 30% shade for fruit production. 30-60% shade for foliage. Mature height of 8-10', smaller in containers. Hardiness zone 8-9.
Quantity: 1 Musa - 'Dwarf Cavendish' Banana tree Live Plant