Musa lasiocarpa - Hardy Flowering Chinese Banana
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Musa lasiocarpa - Hardy Flowering Chinese Banana

£4.95
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Bananas are the world's largest herbaceous plants, combining a small tree's stature with enormous yet graceful leaves,providing an unmistakably tropical look. Musa lasiocarpa a compact grower, so is controlable for the smaller garden.

Its conical trunk and grey-green leaves give it a 'shuttlecock' outline with yellow, waxy, globe-artichoke-like flowers that can last for several months. It is wind resistant and proving hardy throughout the UK, reputed to be able to take temperatures as low as -10C (14F), although some winter protection over the first season or two, can do no harm.

An ideal banana for patio planters or small gardens.

Supplied in approx 5-10 litre containers, as pictured, at around 4-5ft tall.