Dwarf Puerto Rican Plantain
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) in a 3/1/6 ratio
Light: Full to part sun
Soil: Rich, well-drained
GOOD TO KNOW
Plant size. We ship our plants in 3-inch-deep pots when they are 3 to 6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.
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