|MUSA ORNATA - BRONZE BANANA.|
Musaceae (Banana family).
A small banana plant growing up to 9' tall; originally from south-east Asia, also growing in Suriname.
Bronze banana has glaucous green leaves, 6' long. The inflorescence is erect, consisting of purple - to lilac bracts with yellow tips.
The flowers are orange-yellow.
The edible fruits are yellowish when ripe; however the flowers must be pollinated and fertilized for the full development of the fruit.
USDA zone 9 A - 11.
Partial to full sun; rich moist soil. Needs high humidity.
Can be grown indoors in a container.
For reasons of pollination, it is best to have more than one bronze banana plant.
Can be used in tropical cut flower arrangements.
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