Click a button to add that quantity to your cart
seed quantities can be multiplied when added to the cart
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Musa mannii is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
pale RED bracts
broad oblong, RED rib
|Height, in meters: 1.5
Height, in feet: 4.95
|Musa mannii sales history
Common names for Musa mannii:
|Indian Dwarf Banana,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|6||: Bulbous and Rhizomatous Plant Seed List|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|38||: Indian Native and Introduced Plants|
|720||: Fire Resistant Plants|
|Different classes of resistance: some grow back, some don't burn, a few have highly inflammable leaves that leave the rest of the plant intact, some trees don't have lower branches.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Musa mannii seeds will usually germinate in 7-180 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Soak Musa mannii seeds in warm water for a day and a night, sow just below the surface of a sandy - peaty mix, keep at about 25°C, dark and moist (not damp)