Musa acuminata subsp. microcarpa – Monkey fingers banana
This interesting spieces from Borneo growing very fast in Europe. This spieces make an green slender stem. Gilian Plants grown this plants from seeds. This spieces produce a lot of suckers rondom the stem. The leaves are robust and full green. Some of our plants growing very fast in our greenhouse. The pseudostem can reach a size of 5 meters and a diameter 25cm (!). The Musa acuminata subsp. Microcarpa is one or the best looking banana tree plants for your tropical garden. The fruits tasting sweet and full with seeds. Gilian Plants imported this seeds from Borneo.
We are expert in germinating special rare Musa and Ensete seeds. Gilian Plants does everything by them self so they can provide you the real deal. Every year has Gilian Plants new spieces in some bulk wholesale quantities.
all bananas without protection are not frost hardy.
- Plant location: shadow / half shadow
- Plant care: easy
- Watering: much water
- Cold hardy: yes with protection mulch rondom the stem
- Land of orgin: Borneo