A Display of the Red Dacca Banana plant that has been cut into pieces along with the leaves

(1/8) A Display of the Red Dacca Banana plant that has been cut into pieces along with the leaves

Ripe bunch Red Dacca Bananas Grown in Cooktown in FNQ Far North Queensland

(2/8) Ripe bunch Red Dacca Bananas Grown in Cooktown in FNQ Far North Queensland By Rivernook Farms [All Rights Reserved, Used By Permission] (Photo Credits)

Red Daca Fruit in Sri Lanka

(3/8) Red Daca Fruit in Sri Lanka

Banana Red Dacca

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Red Dacca fruit ripe and ready to be peeled and eaten being displayed on a yellow plate

(5/8) Red Dacca fruit ripe and ready to be peeled and eaten being displayed on a yellow plate

Banana - Red Dacca For Sale

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Leaf of the Banana - Red Dacca

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The NSW Banana Bunchy top Virus Control Zone

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Banana - Red Dacca

Musa acuminata
A red skinned variety which will have a deep maroon-red skin when ripe. Great eaten fresh when they have a sweet, creamy flavour, sometimes with berry overtones. They can also be baked, fried, dried and toasted when unripe. Red bananas have more beta caro... Read More


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Specifications of Banana - Red Dacca

Preferred Climate Tropical, SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From Tissue CultureLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Likes Temps above 5deg

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas QLD, WA, NSW Banana Zone

Water Requirements Frequent Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? No (Full Size)

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Fruiting/Harvest Months January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

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Banana - Red Dacca Reviews & Tips

Star Rating

★★★★★ 2y ago

Thornton , Nsw, Australia

Banana - Red Dacca

Well worth growing, sweet and creamy taste . Banana size is rather small . But the taste is worth the trade off .

Suzanne Gill
★★★★★ 3y ago

Taree, N S W, Australia

Banana - Red Dacca

Wow I am so very happy,received my red Dacca banana plant today.What a nice surprise,so well packed,with no damage,healthy plant,will buy from you again.

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