This amazing banana is one of the most cold hardy of the edible fruiting bananas, commonly grown for fruit in the US Gulf Coast region. Musa 'Dwarf Orinoco' Growing Information Temp: For best growth above 65°F is recommended. Don't let your banana grow alone! This is the famous Orinoco or Bluggoe (English-Speaking countries) - Topocho or Platano Burro (Spanish-Speaking countries). Protect them with portable shelters made of pvc pipe, run extension cords with light bulbs etc. Keep your tree warm and cozy! Banana Plants, Banana Trees on Sale, many different fruit flavors, here since 2001. Large, thick banana with an orange flesh. Banana Plant “Dwarf Orinoco” Musa Banana Tree $8.99sales tax Plants for sale are Dwarf Orinoco banana plant Plants are currently growing 4″ deep pots. The most important factor is soil drainage. Shipping is fast, by Priority Mail at one low price only $10.95 for the first plant and additional plants ship free. We find this one easy to fruit in short-season areas. Your tree will stop growing at 50 degrees. Orinoco bananas are most often used for cooking versus eating raw. Soil: Good water holding capacity is needed Mature Height: 6' - 8' Type: Dessert Hardiness: Zone 7b. Nutritional Value Orinoco bananas, like other varieties, are a rich source of carbohydrates and fiber. However, most cultivars perform satisfactorily on the sandy, loamy, mucky and rocky soils. It is very hardy to wind, drought and cold. The hardy Orinoco banana plant is popular with growers and home gardeners because it can withstand cold temperatures and its fruit ripens on the tree without cracking. The ‘Dwarf Orinoco' is a small vigorous plant that is solid green and has a thick stem. Cavendish Musa. Cook as a plantain or eat fresh off the tree. Orders before noon usually get shipped the same day. plants are between 5″-16″ tall Each plant is grown from tissue cultures to be a disease free exact replica of the mother p.. Plants endure full sun and wind and achieve a size of 3-5 m (9-15 ft) tall. 55% off Banana Plant's while sale is on. Lower temperatures will damage leaves and temperatures in the low 30's can easily kill your banana or plantain. Musa 'Orinoco' amazes visitors with its nice fruit clusters in our Zone 7 garden. The banana plants we have for sale do best on a flat, well drained, deep soil, high in organic matter with a pH of 5.5-7.0. The good, old, cold-hardy Banana. acuminata The Giant variety grows about 8 feet. Dwarf Orinoco is a stout wind resistant variety with a good degree of cold tolerance. For us, a height of 10' is common, although Musa … Wind tolerant Light: Full sun to no less than 30% shade. Yes, We are Open. Sale Ends Soon. Foliage growers should use 30%-60% shade.
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