Darjeeling Banana (Musa sikkimensis) in the Bananas Database

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Other: Seasonal. Bloom can occur in any season depending on size of plant and climate.
Underground structures: Rhizome
Edible Parts: Fruit
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Stolons and runners
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Wanted: Zone 7 Banana by Xeramtheum Feb 21, 2016 8:30 PM 2
What is the banana tree that will survive zone 6? by bluegrassmom Sep 25, 2015 1:22 PM 28
Help with Musa basjoo entry by eclayne Dec 2, 2011 7:59 AM 12
Growing tropicals in the north by eclayne Sep 29, 2015 7:33 PM 898

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