Re: Musa sikkimensis-the best banana for leaf hardiness?
Same as I did until last year on my basjoos. The past 2 years I just left the fried leaves/p-stems on the ground as mulch. Worked fine last year; hopefully also this one. Would love to leave a sikkim out as a test. I did this with a C. humilis var cerifera palm this winter; it's looking good so far (knock wood).
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