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Hardy Banana (Musa basjoo)

Imagine growing tropical bananas in your outdoor garden as far north as New England. With this Hardy Banana you’ll get a defining tropical look. And, yes with proper mulching, it can withstand temperatures below zero. This extremely vigorous banana grows many feet in a season and in time forms large clumps that can reach up to 13' in height. Also known as the Japanese Fiber Banana, it makes a fine container specimen. If grown inside, it will tolerate varying conditions of temperature and light with ease. Although it does produce bananas, they are inedible. Simple to grow, give it plenty of water, fertilizer and sunlight.
Mature Height: 10-15 ft.
Mature Width: 10-15 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Growth Rate: Fast
Botanical Name: Musa 'Basjoo'
Does Not Ship To: AZ
Grows Well In Zones: 5-11 outdoors
Your Growing Zone: 7
  • This specimen will survive temperatures as low as -20 degrees if mulched
  • Full sun with lots of water & fertilizer to achieve the amazing growth rate
  • Beautiful deep green clump can grow up to 18' tall or more