The 'Dwarf Orinoco' is a small vigorous plant that is solid green and has a thick stem. It is a heavy bearer of thick skinned fruit of very good eating quality. Dwarf varieties are great for your landscaping and are also great candidates for container growing.Plants produce huge paddle-shaped leaves that grow to 2' wide and to 6’ long. Leaf sheathes overlap to form a trunk-like pseudostem (false stem).
Banana plants grow well in Full Sun, a little shade won’t hurt. Banana Plants can be planted in most healthy soils with normal pH range 6.5-8. Make sure to give your plants watering to moisten the soil especially during summer weather. Keep in mind during winter to bring the plants inside or provide adequate cover.