Latin Name: Musa acuminata ‘Super Dwarf Banana’
Description: This compact, fast-growing tropical plant is a perfect choice for container planting. Prized for its ornamental appeal and large fanning leaves, 'Super Dwarf Banana' features large, vibrant green leaves with reddish-brown tones present when the plant has not yet reached maturity. Spots will gradually fade with age. This plant will sometimes reward you with small, sweet, edible banana fruits when in ideal growing conditions. Banana plants enjoy a humid environment. A small humidifier in your space or a tray of pebbles with water may benefit during winter months.
Watering: Regular watering is essential. Keep soil consistently moist.
Growth Rate: Vigorous during summer months
Shape: Upright, self-mounding
Sun or Shade: Bright, indirect sunlight
Difficulty level: Medium; specific watering and humidity requirements.
GUARANTEE: Peter Knippel Nursery Inc. agrees to replace once at no charge, any tree, shrub or evergreen purchased at regular retail price, which fails to grow in the first year from date of purchase.
Roses are guaranteed for the duration of the first growing season (from Spring to Fall) from the date of purchase.
Plants purchased on sale are guaranteed to the sale price only.
In no case shall Peter Knippel Nursery Inc. be liable for more than the amount of the original purchase price.
NOT COVERED: The guarantee does not apply to annuals, tropicals, houseplants, perennials, above-ground planters, sod, bulbs, seeds, customer plants which have been transplanted or ‘final sale’ items. Roses are not guaranteed over the winter months.
We do not guarantee against losses due to vandalism, theft, mechanical or chemical injury, animal damage, pest damage, neglect, improper care or severe weather conditions beyond our control.
CUSTOMER RESPONSIBILITY: The purchaser agrees to follow proper planting, maintenance, watering frequency and winter protection.
If replacement is necessary, the customer is responsible for presenting the failed plant material and the original purchase invoice.