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Banana Ornamental Pink

NZ $4.95

Description


A dwarf ornamental Banana with orange yellow flowers and attractive edible fluoro pink fruit. Excellent in pots as a large house plant or in tropical gardens and is extremely frost hardy once established. Soak seeds for 24 hours in warm water then sow at a constant 20-25°C. Germination can be erratic over 3-8 weeks.

Maturity second season from transplant.

 

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Musa velutina

Information

OPTIMUM SOIL TEMP FOR GERMINATION DAYS TO GERMINATION HEIGHT DISTANCE APART TO PLANT SEEDLINGS PREFERRED GARDEN POSITION WHEN TO SOW NUMBER OF SEEDS PER PACKET BEST USE
20-25 21-56 200cm-icon 200cm 120cm-icon 120cm Full Sun/Semi Shade-icon Full Sun/Semi Shade 2.3 12 Edible Flower-icon Edible Flower

KEY to WHEN TO SOW

  1 Early Spring 2 Late Spring &
Early Summer
3 Late Summer &
Early Autumn

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