If you're looking for tropical foliage you'll love the banana plant. It can quickly transform any garden into a lush tropical adventure. Banana plants are cold hardy and will easily over winter to zone 4.
Banana plants aren’t actually trees: They do not have woody trunks. Technically, banana plants are herbaceous perennials, albeit the largest flowering herbs in the world. Some varieties get over twenty feet tall. Learn how to prune a banana tree and why it is important to do so in this blog post. Left to itself, a banana […] The post How to Prune a Banana Tree appeared first on Perfect Plants.
The easiest way to propagate banana plants is by division. New banana plants develop from the base of the plant, and those are called pups or suckers. Learn about the different banana propagation methods, when to divide banana plants, and get step-by-step instructions for how to propagate banana plants.