20 - 30cm Musa Pink NoNo Variegata Variegated Banana House Plant 12cm Pot

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£799.99 £499.99

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Here is a general care guide for the Musa Pink NoNo Variegata (Variegated Banana) house plant:

1. Light: Musa Pink NoNo Variegata prefers bright, indirect light. It thrives in a location that receives several hours of bright, filtered sunlight each day. Avoid exposing the plant to direct sunlight, especially during the hottest part of the day, as it can scorch the leaves.

2. Water: Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water the plant thoroughly when the top inch of the soil feels dry to the touch. Ensure proper drainage by using a well-draining potting mix and a pot with drainage holes to prevent water from sitting in the roots.

3. Soil: Use a well-draining potting mix that retains some moisture while allowing excess water to drain away. A mix containing a combination of peat moss, perlite, and compost can provide adequate drainage and nutrient retention.

4. Temperature: Musa Pink NoNo Variegata thrives in temperatures between 68°F (20°C) and 86°F (30°C). Avoid exposing the plant to cold drafts or temperatures below 50°F (10°C), as it is sensitive to cold.

5. Humidity: This plant appreciates higher humidity levels. Consider placing a tray filled with water near the plant or using a humidifier to increase the humidity around it. Misting the leaves occasionally can also help maintain humidity.

6. Fertilizer: Feed your Musa Pink NoNo Variegata with a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer every 2-4 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer). Dilute the fertilizer according to the manufacturer's instructions. Reduce or cease fertilization in the winter when the plant's growth slows down.

7. Pruning: Regularly remove any yellow or brown leaves to maintain the plant's appearance and encourage new growth. If the plant becomes too tall or leggy, you can also prune it back to a desired height.

8. Repotting: Repot your Musa Pink NoNo Variegata every 1-2 years, or when it outgrows its current pot. Choose a pot that is one size larger and use a well-draining potting mix. Be cautious not to damage the plant's roots during the repotting process.

9. Propagation: The most common method of propagating Musa Pink NoNo Variegata is through division. When repotting, gently separate the offshoots or pups from the parent plant, ensuring that each division has roots attached. Plant them in separate pots with well-draining soil and care for them as individual plants.

Remember that each plant is unique, and its care requirements may vary slightly. Monitor the health and appearance of your Musa Pink NoNo Variegata, and adjust your care routine accordingly to ensure its well-being.
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  • Plants are supplied in plastic nursery pots unless stated in the product title.

  • Plants are not for consumption unless stated as edible.

  • Plant heights can fluctuate +/- 10%.

  • Our plants are kept at our tropical nursery in Yorkshire where we maintain an average temperature of 18c.

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