Banana ‘Basjoo’

Musa ‘Basjoo’

Imagine growing tropical bananas in Ohio. 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. Please call into the store (740)763-2873 for availability, prices, and sizes.

Product Description

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun / Pt Sun

Flower Color:
Pale Yellow

Height:
Up to 13 Feet

Width:
3-5 Feet

Characteristics:
* Ornamental Fruit

Soil:
Moist, Well-drained soil

Zone:
Borderline Perennial In Ohio

Winter Care:
Once the foliage is hit by frost, cut back to the ground. Cover with 6 to 8 inches of mulch. In early spring, before growth starts, remove the mulch and let the plant come back up when the temperatures rise.