Musa Burmese Blue

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Cultivar Name

Musa 'burmese blue'

Synonyms

Musa Itinerans var. Guangdongensis

Pictures

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(credit the flying dutchman)

Description

A wild banana growing in northern Thailand. It is a seeded species. Fruit skin takes on a bluish purple color. This is a very fast growing musa.

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Origin

Thailand

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Usage

Cooking, ornamental

Flowering

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Cultivation

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12-15 feet

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9-10

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  • Personal Notes - Have found this to be a little slow-growing actually. So far, is surviving well in Zone 9 in the Houston, TX area.
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Known Afflictions

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Research Notes

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Members Growing This Banana

External

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