Musa basjoo – care, propagation and wintering

The special thing about this banana tree is that it blooms outdoors in Central Europe. I have already seen perennials, but in milder areas in Germany. In addition, the plants are well packaged in winter. They cannot survive without protection, unless winter fails. You can hardly harvest bananas because our short summer is not enough to let them ripen….

Banana plant – care of the banana, overwintering and fertilizing

Banana plant – care of the banana, overwintering and fertilizing

In the Central European climate, banana plants are mostly cultivated as pots or pots, although there are more and more planted specimens. Both variants are possible if you do not live in areas with long, particularly cold winters. Banana plants can get very tall, which is often a problem. They often reach the ceiling quickly and…