Banana 'Truly Tiny' (Musa minimus)Regular price $19.95
The Truly Tiny Banana, scientifically known as Musa minimus, is a remarkable and diminutive member of the banana family, renowned for its miniature size and charming aesthetics. This delightful plant is an ideal addition to any indoor garden or compact outdoor space, offering a touch of tropical allure in the tiniest of packages.
True to its name, the Truly Tiny Banana is a petite banana cultivar that typically reaches a height of just 1 to 2 feet (30 to 60 centimeters). The plant showcases lush, deep green leaves with prominent midribs, creating an elegant and tropical ambiance. Unlike its larger banana relatives, the Truly Tiny Banana boasts a compact and dwarf growth habit, making it suitable for even the smallest of spaces.
Despite its small stature, this banana plant produces adorable miniature bananas that measure approximately 2 to 3 inches (5 to 7.5 centimeters) in length. The fruit is a delightful combination of pale yellow and green, resembling tiny versions of traditional bananas. While these bananas are not typically consumed due to their small size and slightly different flavor profile, they add a whimsical touch to the plant's overall aesthetic.