Musa velutina
PINK VELVET BANANA
Musaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen rhizomatous soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 9b-13

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
2m
Plant habit
 
2m

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Origins: India-Subcontinent, Tropical Asia

Other Botanical Names: Musa dasycarpa

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Musa velutina
PINK VELVET BANANA
Musaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen rhizomatous soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 9b-13

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
2m
Plant habit
 
2m

FEATURES

Flowers: red & yellow

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical & contemporary designs

Uses: large planter, accents, border, poolside

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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