The Dwarf Puerto Rican is one of the most popular plantain varieties in Puerto Rico. It has a solid, thick trunk that makes it resistant to high winds. Find a tasty recipe for fried plantains, tostones, or mofongo and enjoy the Dwarf Puerto Rican's sweet fruit.
Average mature height: 6-8 feet
Fertilizer: N/P/K (Nitrogen/Phosphorus/Potassium), 3/1/6 ratio
Light: Full to part sun
Soil: Rich, well-drained
Plant size. Our plants ship in 3-inch-deep pots when they are 2.5-6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.
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