Musa ornata - Plant
Common name: Flowering banana, Ornamental banana
Height: 1.5 to 3 m
Difficulty level: easy
Planting & Care
Sunlight: full Sun, partial shade
Soil: Rich, humid
Water: Keep the soil moist
Temprature: 25 deg C
Fertilizer: Fertilize weekly during growing season, monthly during winter
- Pay attention to regular weeding, feed and pruning schedules to ensure your plant remains in peak condition.
- The root of the plant is also sometimes used for ayurvedic preparations.
- The male bud may be cooked or used in salads, while the leaves are often incorporated in making dressings.
- Used as an ornamental perennial plant that is usually grown for decorative purposes.
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