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Mountain wild banana

Strelitzia caudata

Also known as

Transvaal wild banana, Bergwildepiesang, Transvaal wildepiesang (Afr.), Isigude saseMpumalanga (Nguni)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Tender

8a-11b

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Mountain wild banana Overview

Strelitzia caudata is one of three arborescent banana-like Strelitzia species occurring in southern Africa. It is a good focal point for a mid-size to large garden. This is a common feature plant. ZA Distribution: Limpopo, Mpumalanga.

Special features of Mountain wild banana

Attracts birds

Pot plant

Attracts bees