Gold Finger Banana pealed open

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A hand of Goldfinger Bananas, these will ripen over a 1-2 week period.

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Ripe Goldfingers plated on a banana leaf

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Gold finger Banana

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Banana - Goldfinger For Sale

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The NSW Banana Bunchy top Virus Control Zone

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Leaf of the Banana - Goldfinger

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Banana - Goldfinger

Musa acuminata
Outstanding producer of delicious tasting bananas. Excellent disease resistance, high wind resistance and some cold tolerance make this a great choice for backyard and commercial growers. Cross between Cavendish and a Lady Finger. Protect from cold winds ... Read More
Other Names: Gold Finger

$17.75

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Specifications of Banana - Goldfinger

Preferred Climate Tropical, SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From Tissue CultureLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Likes Temps above 5deg

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas QLD, WA, NSW Banana Zone

Suitability in Pots Yes

Water Requirements Frequent Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? No (Full Size)

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Fruiting/Harvest Months January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Fertiliser All Purpose

Plant Width 2-4m

Growth Rate Fast

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Banana - Goldfinger Reviews & Tips

Star Rating

Osawaru
★★★★★ 6months ago

RAYMOND TERRACE, NSW

Banana - Goldfinger

Even in winter, it is still quite green and growing.

Tristan
★★★★★ 9months ago

PHOENIX PARK, NSW

Banana - Goldfinger

Looking good after a couple of months in the ground

Sam
★★★★★ 9months ago

PELICAN POINT, SA

Banana - Goldfinger

Great specimen in excellent condition

Thomas Langley
★★★★★ 11months ago

North Boambee Valley, NSW, Australia

Banana - Goldfinger

Excellent flavour and texture. Not as tall as ladyfinger. Tendency to fall over due to massive bunches. Needs propping.

Ivana
★★★★★ 1y ago

ARANDA, ACT, Australia

Banana - Goldfinger

My Goldfinger banana plant arrived safe and well. Its now planted and we wait for spring. Cant wait to be eating lovely home-grown bananas in a few years!

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Amanda
★★★★ 4y ago

LESCHENAULT, WA, Australia

Very much like the Dwarf Ducasse in flavour etc, but the disadvantage is that it's a very tall variety and this makes harvesting more difficult.

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