The Jamaican Red Banana Tree is a big producer and its strong leaf texture makes it resistant to high winds. The large trunk is red, and the midrib of the leaf is reddish purple. The Jamaican Red banana tree leaf coloring that began on November 1, 2011 at TyTy Nursery shows that the Jamaican Red banana tree produces a spectacular yellow color that forms after the first frost. The Jamaican Red Banana tree is widely heralded for its superior quality fruit that is tender, moist and sweet with a custard-like texture.The red color of the Jamaican Red banana tree makes a great unique addition to your landscape. Some gardeners will use red mulch to bring out the trunk color of this spectacular plant.