Originally Posted by crazy banana
I do not have any experience growing the Gros Michel (yet), but in my opinion there is NO WAY to grow a Blue Java sucessfully in a container. They get tall (up to 15' plus leaf canopy) and are extreme leaners (one in the ground even snapped in two pieces for me last week).
I have read that banana plants grow shorter, and have less fruit, when in containers. Is this true?