A picture of a Musa ornata

Musa ornata

Musa ornata

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

3.5m

Max

4.5m

2.5m

Min

2m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Musa ornata Overview

This species will produce erect spikes of yellow flowers which emerge from pink bracts. It will grow 3m tall, with mid-green leaves, with a red-tinged along their midrib.

Common problems with Musa ornata

How to propagate Musa ornata

Seed

You can propagate from ripe seed.

Division

Division.

Other uses of Musa ornata

Grown for their foliage, flowers and fruits (bananas), not all of which are edible.