Musa Silver Bluggoe
Scientific name : Musa acuminata x balbisiana(ABB group) cv. 'Silver Bluggoe'>> Local name : Som, Takui Chi
Origin : Border Myanmar/Thailand
Flower colour : big, pendulous, purple. (pic ok)
Soil : rich, neutral
sun/shade : full sun
watering : this species is very drought resistant, but grows much faster with adequate water.
Hardiness : not lower than 0 ° C
Height : 500-600cm
Overall information : This is basically a cooking banana but it delicious when riped completely. The plant gets huge but the fruit is rather small and square. The 'silver' refers to the whitish powdery look of the bananas and leaves.
Large plant, but suitable for large tubs also.
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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