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Musa beccarii
Musa beccarii
Item No. 130-0400-010
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Ships in a 10 inch pot. 3-4 feet in height.

Musa beccarii  - A striking ornamental banana species. Inflorescence closely resembles that of Musa uranoscopus, but not as large, that lasts for several months. Plant is a tall 10 to 12 feet slender species with long slim leaves. Makes an outstanding cut flower. Inflorescence deep red with greenish-yellow tips. A great container plant. Not cold hardy but can be overwintered indoors with high natural light or artificial lighting.

Name Musa beccarii
Grow Zone 9
Light Conditions Full Sun,Partial Sun/Shade
Water Requirements Regularly
PH Level 5.5-7.0
Minimum Height 10 feet
Maximum Height 12 feet
Growth Habit Fast
Bloom Period Winter
Bloom Color Deep Red and green
Fragrant No
Best Grown In Large Containers, Outdoors
Scientific Name Musa beccarii
Class Liliopsida
Family Musaceae
Genus Musa
Species beccarii
Salt Tolerance Moderate
Grow Zone 9
Grow Zones
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by Tommy MacLuckie
on 8/1/2015
Sun Or Shade?
Literature online suggests this banana plant does better in shade to partial sun. I have two clumps planted in full sun and they are slightly fried and seem to be stymied. 

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