Musa acuminata zebrina variegated
Scientific name / local name : Musa sp.
Origin : onknown
Flower colour : Purple
Soil : Very fertile
sun/shade : semi shade
watering : PLENTY
Hardiness/ temp. ( C) : 18C
Height : 5m
Overall information :
Also a very sought banana . A magnificent plant with stunning leaves. Whn u receive the plant, take it out of the package and let it dry in the shade for 2-3 hours. Remove any rotten leaves and be sure the corn is dry when u plant it. Plant it in 50% perlite + 50% good potting soil. Lave or any VERY well draining material can be used. Water it a little bit, put it in a sunny spot, cut back the top 2cm. If you dont see the top shooting through in 2-3 days , cut another 2cm. Do NOT give if any fertilizer the first weeks. Only when the 3rd leave unfold you can start giving it fertilizer. Do NOT overwater it. Aeae will drink a lot of water when mature , but when young , it will rot from to much water.Give it heat from below. Overwinter it warm.
We ship only healthy (in pot) growing plants. We cut them back and ship them bare root in a 40cm strong cardboard box . Box specially designed for plant transport and is tested for international airfreight . We use 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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