Banana, Dwarf Maoli (Dwarf Kaualua)
Banana, Dwarf Maoli (Dwarf Kaualua)

Banana, Dwarf Maoli (Dwarf Kaualua)

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Maoli 'Kaualau' - Dwarf Banana

This is a Rare Hawaiian Type Banana/Plantain. It’s  a older rare variety from Hawaii and believed to originate in the Marquesa Islands and brought to Hawaii in canoes. It is the only Maoli type in Old Hawaii this was one of the three varieties women were allowed to eat.  Banana are delicious can be eaten raw in cooking also. 

Growth Structure: dwarf spanning from 7'-14' tall.

Light Requirement: Full Sun

Water Requirement: heavy

Fruit color: Orange/yellowish flesh

 

If your a banana collector this one is one with history. Can be grown in pots.