When you think banana tree, you may think of this giant tropical fruit-bearing plant only found in specific places worldwide. But what if I told you that that isn’t necessarily true? Enter the Musa Basjoo banana tree. Quite the name, am I right?
Most people are familiar with the yellow Cavendish banana, by far the most common type around the world. However, there are actually over 1,000 varieties from which to choose. In fact, one of the lesser known types comes from the variegated banana tree.
While bananas may be one of the most popular and most loved fruits in the world, have you ever thought about how they’re grown? While most fruits are cut and dry, there are several things about the banana tree flowering stages that are sure to blow your mind.
Also known as the Latundan banana or Manzano banana– the “apple banana” is not a typo, but one fascinating variety in a world of over 1000 different types of bananas. Many people are unaware this fruit exists, but the idea of a small banana that tastes like apples is hard to forget. Keep reading to learn more about the apple banana tree.
Did you know it’s impossible to grow bananas from seeds? Keep reading to find out why this is so. Discover how to successfully grow your own banana trees in our complete guide to banana tree care.
Did you know that, on average, a banana tree’s stems can grow up to two hundred and forty bananas in total? So that means each …
When you hear about a banana tree, you probably imagine a tall, leafy, tropical plant more suited to a dense rainforest than your living room. …