Yunnan banana, Musa itinerans
Scientific name : >>> local name, Kluai Lai, Klua Daeng
Origin : China, Yunnan.
Flower colour : big, pendulous , dark reddish (pic ok)
Soil : rich, neutral
sun/shade : shade to full sun
watering : Require moist soil.
Hardiness : -5° c (if covered)
Height : 600 - 1200cm !!!!
Overall information : A stunning huge banana !!! the (pseudo stem) turns purple with aging. Fruit is around 14cm long and has a beautiful purple green colour. This is a genuine wild banana and it was one a very important staple food for wild Asian Elephants. Amazing species but it gets VERY big.
One package contains 1 plant . We ship only healthy (in pot) growing plants. We cut them back and ship them bare root in a strong cardboard box with Thai registered airmail. EMS is also possible but prices are on request.
In many cases we can provice different size and species. Please email us for more info.
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