BANANA SHRUB PLANT Michelia figo

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MICFIG

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Michelia figo.
Banana Shrub -Large magnolia-like flowers emit a wonderful scent similar to ripening bananas.
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    Michelia figo. Banana Shrub -Large magnolia-like flowers emit a wonderful scent similar to ripening bananas. The creamy-yellow colored petals are edged with maroon and are 1 1/2 inches in diameter. A wonderful addition to any garden or patio.

     

    Evergreen, this dense upright shrub grows to 6-8 feet but under ideal conditions can grow almost twice that size. Easily maintained to a smaller size since it growth is moderate to moderately slow. Great as a specimen plant or space them 36 - 60 inches.

     

    Zones 8a-11. Well-drained soil. Performs well as a containerized plant.

     

    We try to keep all of our plants between 3-8" in height with excellent roots systems.

    BANANA SHRUB - Michelia figo

     

    Plant Characteristics

     

    Fruit/Flower/Aroma Characteristics

    Plant Height

    6-8 feet. Can grow twice as tall in ideal situations.

     

    Number of Fruit

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    Containerized Height

     

     

    Size of Fruit

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    Flower color

    The creamy-yellow colored petals are edged with maroon and are 1 1/2 inches in diameter.

     

    Quality

     

    Leaves

    Green

     

    Comments

     

     

    Culture

    Soil

    Well drained potting soil. Keep moist but not soggy. 

    Light

    Grow in full to part sun for best flowering

    Indoor Culture

    Does well as a house or patio plant

    Zone

    8a-11

    Comments

    The creamy-yellow colored petals are edged with maroon and are 1 1/2 inches in diameter.