Musa velutina Purple Banana Tropical Seed
Pink Velvet Banana
A small banana plant perfect for use in the landscape and mostly grown for their ornamental appeal. Narrow trunks grow to about 5 feet, if grown as a specimen plant outdoors, and about 3-4 feet as a potted plant. Long green leaves are graced by pink flowers with purple bracts followed by pink to purple fruit. A perfect tropical option!
1. There are over 100 varieties of banana plants
2. Grow outside in zones 9 or above
3. Banana plants usually flower after one year of growing
4. Flowers are usually huge compared to the plant
5. Banana fruit ripens from top to bottom
Note: Banana seeds are known to require patience for germination - often times up to 6 months but the wait is worth it.
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