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Scientific name: Ravenala madagascariensis

  • Plant type | palm and cycads
  • English | Traveler's Palm
Traveler's Palm

IN GENERAL

  • Height in meters | 10.00
  • Grows | medium
  • Flowers are | white
  • Leaves are | green

IN YOUR GARDEN

  • Wind tolerance | moderate
  • Drought tolerance | moderate
  • Salt tolerance | moderate
  • Sun or Shade | sun

REMARKS

Not a true palm. It belongs in the Strelitzia (Bird of Paradise) family. Its banana-like leaves are all in one plane. Often used close to buildings. Best when planted out of the wind.

PESTS & DISEASES

No known pests or diseases for this plant