Plant Search » Musaceae (The Banana Family)
Ensete glaucum is a rare snow banana and a Musa relative with large, paddle-shaped leaves. Zone 7b hardy with protection.
Ensete ventricosum 'Maurellii' has 6-8 foot long paddle-like green leaves infused with rich burgundy red.
Musa acuminata 'Dwarf Cavendish' is a fruit-bearing banana with red cone-shaped flowers and broad foliage. Highly ornamental.
Musa acuminata 'Ice Cream'/'Blue Java' is a fruit bearing banana tree producing bananas that melt in your mouth like ice cream!
Musa acuminata Kokopo' is a cool short-season banana that is quick to produce its orange fleshed fruit. Great for cool climates.
Musa 'Lacatan' is an edible banana that is a cold tolerant with red flowers and medium-small sized delicious fruit.
Musa acuminata ssp. zebrina ''Vampire' is a stunning ornamental banana with blue-green leaves splashed with red.
Musa acuminata 'Truly Tiny' is a miniature fruit bearing banana tree with red cone-shaped flowers and broad foliage. Highly ornamental.
Musa balbisiana is a tender and edible, ornamental plantain banana with red bracts and yellow skinned seedy fruit.
Musa basjoo, the hardy japanese fibre banana, adds subtropical flare and drama in spades! Reportedly ground hardy to zone 5 (but don’t tell anyone in Ontario!).
Musa laterita is a hardy dwarf banana notable for its upright growth habit and bold red flowering bracts.
Musa sikkimensis 'Bengal Tiger' is a dramatic hardy banana with great burgundy stripes and a burgundy flush below.
An exquisite specimen plant with green and red mottled leaves that have maroon undersides and solid red pseudostems.
Musa thomsonii is an edible and ornamental banana tree that is cold-tolerant. It has sweet yellow seedy fruit.
Musa laterita is a unique banana variety with hot pink, fuzzy flowers and pink bananas. Fruit is edible and contains seeds.
Musa x paradisiaca is a tender, edible banana plant with yellow flowers and purple bracts and very large paddle-shape leaves.
Musa 'Chini Champa' is an edible and ornamental, cold tolerant banana with red flowers and small delicious fruit.
Musa 'Double'/'Mahoi' is a sport 'Dwarf Cavendish' famous for its ability to produce two heads of fruit instead of just one!
Musa 'Hazaray' is a popular banana known for its large sized fruit, mildly sweet flavour and fragrance and heavy production.
Musa 'Jazhi' produces large fruit with a mild sweetness and a touch of refreshing sour with good fragrance.
Musa 'Malbhog' is an edible and ornamental, somewhat frost tolerant banana tree with tasty, fragrant fruit.
Musella lasiocarpa, the golden lotus banana, is an ornamental with large, blue-green leaves dramatic flowers.