Dwarf Namwah is a truly tropical banana plant with typical banana appearances. Namwah matures to around 6 – 9 feet tall with a stout reddish-pink colored trunk. Musa 'Dwarf Namwa' known as 'Pisang Awak' This group of lady finger bananas produce large sized bunches of sweet delicious fruit that is prized in the Indonesian areas as well as the U.S.
Plant Care Guide for Musa 'Dwarf Namwa':
Water your Dwarf Namwa banana plant frequently, keeping the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged.
Use room temperature water and avoid letting the plant sit in standing water, as this can cause root rot.
Increase watering during hot weather or if the plant is grown in a dry environment.
Place your Dwarf Namwa banana plant in bright, indirect light, avoiding direct sunlight.
Provide some morning or evening sun, but avoid exposing the plant to strong midday sunlight, as this can scorch the leaves.
Dwarf Namwa banana plants prefer temperatures between 70-85°F (21-29°C).
Protect the plant from frost or extreme temperature fluctuations.
Dwarf Namwa banana plants prefer moderate to high humidity levels.
Increase humidity by using a humidifier, placing a tray of water near the plant, or grouping it with other plants.
Use a well-draining soil mix consisting of equal parts of peat moss, perlite, and sand.
Fertilize the plant every 2-3 months with a balanced fertilizer.
Dwarf Namwa banana plants are non-toxic to humans and pets.
By following these care tips, your Musa 'Dwarf Namwa' can thrive and produce its delicious and unique bananas.