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Banana shrub

Magnolia figo

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

6m

Max

6m

4m

Min

4m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Banana shrub Overview

This is a slow-growing compact shrub, it has a dense habit. It bears small, shiny deep green leaves and tiny spring blooming heavily scented cream flowers which are streaked with purple.

How to propagate Banana shrub

Cuttings

You can propagate by semi-ripe cuttings in the summer.

Seed

Seed when ripe in the autumn or spring.

Other uses of Banana shrub

Grown for their foliage and flowers.

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