Musa Basjoo

Musa Basjoo’ is a banana tree, also called fibre banana, from China. The banana tree is loved for its strong fibres from which, for example, books are bound. It is the most Hardy banana tree there is, up to -10 degrees Celsius. Above ground it will lose its leaves, but these sprout again in spring. The special decorative leaves of the tree give your garden a real tropical look. The fruit of the tree is only for ornamental use and is not edible. The plant can be planted in the ground or in a large pot. When the leaves have reached their age they will die. You can remove these leaves with a pair of scissors or a knife. It is important to give the plant enough water, especially in the summer period.

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Description Musa Basjoo

Musa Basjoo’ is a banana tree, also called fibre banana, from China. The banana tree is loved for its strong fibres from which, for example, books are bound. It is the most Hardy banana tree there is, up to -10 degrees Celsius. Above ground it will lose its leaves, but these sprout again in spring. The special decorative leaves of the tree give your garden a real tropical look.

Best Hardy plant in its kind

No edible fruits

Plant parts above the ground will die during winter and in late spring sprouts start growing again

Suitable for any good garden soil

Specifications

SKU
MUBASJOO15
GTIN
8718104522015
Brand
100% Fruit
Cultivar
Basjoo
Bot. family
Musa
Species
N.V.T.

Max height
300
Location
sun, partial shade
Leaf colour
Green

Bee friendly?
Butterfly friendly?
Climbing assistance?
Edible?
niet geschikt voor consumptie
Evergreen?
Fragrant ?
Thorns?
Toxic?

Hardiness zones
Zone 9: -6.7 - -1.1 °C
Cutting period
XI-II
Flowering period
Harvest period

GRASP certification
GRASP
MPS certification
MPS-A+
grown organically?
Min height
50 cm
Potsize
15 cm

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