Fruits and Berries

I'm Growing a Banana Tree in My Apartment

2017-05-29 12:42 #0 by: Evelina

Alright, so the past few times I've been to the plant nursery near my apartment I saw them selling Dwarf Cavendish Banana trees. I admired them but never thought about actually buying one until recently (as in today). Laughing out loud Impulsive plant shopper alert! I just went out and bought one.

 They are fairly inexpensive and yet, gorgeous plants. I also read that they are not harmful for cats to consume, so thats a plus. One less plant that has to go into my office.

I'm going to document every few weeks how fast mine grows, how much water and extra lighting it may need. 

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2017-05-29 17:44 #1 by: Tammie

So excited to get to watch the progress of your apartment banana tree! I never knew they could be grown indoor.

Happy creating!

Tammie

Host of Paints and Crafts

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2017-05-29 17:47 #2 by: Evelina
Dwarf Cavendish banana

Heres a picture of it after I planted it into a terracotta pot! Its about 2.5 feet tall. 

They grow to about 10 ft or more so yeah are definitely not intended to be grown in an apartment. But, I think it will look nice. 

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