Originally Posted by bigdog
If growing it for ornamental purposes only, try Saccharum arundinaceum. It's hardy to zone 7.
Frank! Will Definitely try that one.
BTW, also picked up on your advice, in another thread, about leaving banana plants dry during over-wintering. Will be taking that advice this winter since I lost one of my Blue Javas (soggy corm) this spring.
Thanx for both Great Tips!