Musa Nino

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Cultivar Name

Musa 'nino'

Synonyms

Pictures

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Description

'Nino' is a fairly slender plant that produces small heads of fruit of excellent quality. The pseudostem is heavily marked with tan and brown mottling and the leaves have an unusual fluorescent green color. It grows to a height of 18 feet and has moderate wind tolerance.

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Origin

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Usage

Desert banana

Flowering

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  • Time To Harvest -

Cultivation

  • Mature Height -

Up to 18 feet

  • Survival Zone -

9

  • Fruiting Zone -
  • Cold Hardiness -
  • Wind -
  • Sun -

Full sun

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Known Afflictions

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Boeres, grasshoppers and root nematodes

  • Susceptible Diseases -

Panama disease and black sigatoka

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Research Notes

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  • Typical Price Range -

Members Growing This Banana

External

  • Sources