Traveler's Tree (Traveler's Palm) - Ravenala madagascariensis
Traveler's Tree (Traveler's Palm) - Ravenala madagascariensis
Traveler's Tree (Traveler's Palm) - Ravenala madagascariensis
Traveler's Tree (Traveler's Palm) - Ravenala madagascariensis

Traveler's Tree (Traveler's Palm) - Ravenala madagascariensis

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The dramatic leaves on the Traveler's Tree, relative of the Bird of Paradise, are distinct. They grow in one plane from east to west. Scientific name: Ravenala madagascariensis.

Traveler's Tree culture is similar to that of a Bird of Paradise. For the first year or so, grow your Traveler's Tree in a pot with bright light but not full sun. After it grows larger, plant it in its final position in full sun, part sun, or light shade. Traveler's trees are cold hardy in frost-free locations. Protect it from frost.

• Average mature height: 20-30 feet
• Fertilizer: A heavy feeder. Responds well to fertilization.
• Light: Full sun
• Soil: Tolerates well-drained, sandy soils. Thrives in moist, loamy soils.
• Zones: 9-11

Plant Size
A baby plant, that is 3-8 inches tall, will arrive at your home in a 3-inch-deep pot. Then, raise your new baby to maturity under your caring, green thumb.

Questions or Problems?
We have shipped thousands of plants safely to their destinations; however, please send us a picture of your plant(s) within 48 hours of arrival if you have any questions or problems. We can then assess for our Live Delivery Guarantee.

Dead Leaves?
A few leaves may die during shipping. No fear! It's still healthy and will grow new leaves. Trim old growth and repot into a larger pot to encourage new growth.

The Wellspring Gardens Houseplant & Landscape Fuel is a great general–purpose fertilizer for many different types of plants. Apply this premium, water-soluble blend once a week, using a one-gallon watering can and the amount of fuel specified below:
• Indoor potted plants: 1/4 teaspoon
• Outdoor potted plants: 1/2 teaspoon
• Outdoor landscape plants: 1 teaspoon

Cold Weather Shipping
We don’t advise shipping in freezing temperatures. Please ensure temperature lows in your area aren't under 35℉ when you order. If they are that low, just email us and we will be happy to hold your order. Also, make sure to track your package closely and retrieve it as soon as it arrives. We insulate packages bound for cold destinations. We do not, however, use heat packs.

  • Plants range from 3-8 inches tall in 3-inch-deep pots
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