The ripening of the Dwarf Nathan Banana and one being opened against hand to show size

(1/12) The ripening of the Dwarf Nathan Banana and one being opened against hand to show size

This is a Dwarf Banana which is fruiting and being grown at Daleys Fruit Tree Nursery in a 35L bonsai bag

(2/12) This is a Dwarf Banana which is fruiting and being grown at Daleys Fruit Tree Nursery in a 35L bonsai bag

Close up of the Bananas on the dwarf nathan banana that fruited in a 35L bonsai bag

(3/12) Close up of the Bananas on the dwarf nathan banana that fruited in a 35L bonsai bag

Bunch of Bananas on this Dwarf variety form at the top of the plant.

(4/12) Bunch of Bananas on this Dwarf variety form at the top of the plant.

Showing the height of the bunches which is low making them super easy to harvest.

(5/12) Showing the height of the bunches which is low making them super easy to harvest.

The Dwarf Banana Nathan grows 1-2m making it really manageable for harvesting fresh bananas

(6/12) The Dwarf Banana Nathan grows 1-2m making it really manageable for harvesting fresh bananas

Dwarf Banana Nathan can begin fruiting in approximately 18months from planting.

(7/12) Dwarf Banana Nathan can begin fruiting in approximately 18months from planting.

Dwarf Nathan Banana Plant keeping to a very manageable size

(8/12) Dwarf Nathan Banana Plant keeping to a very manageable size

This is a Tissue Culture of the Dwarf Banana Plant and how it looks at a very young age

(9/12) This is a Tissue Culture of the Dwarf Banana Plant and how it looks at a very young age

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Dwarf Banana - Nathan

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Dwarf Nathan is a cultivar of the popular Cavendish banana. The flavour is sweet and creamy on these small bananas. The tree is super dwarf reaching a maximum height of only 2m so it is perfect for pots, so it can be grown on balconies and in backyards. ... Read More

$49.00 ($24.00-$49.00 choose a size)

Specifications of Dwarf Banana - Nathan

Preferred Climate Tropical, SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From Tissue CultureLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 1-2m

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? Dwarf (1/2 Normal 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

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Dwarf Banana - Nathan Reviews & Tips

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Jason
★★★★★ 3months ago

OAKLANDS PARK, SA

Dwarf Banana - Nathan

great

Tracey
★★★★★ 6months ago

NARROMINE, NSW

Dwarf Banana - Nathan

Both nice healthy great

Debra
★★★★★ 6months ago

MUDGEE, NSW

Dwarf Banana - Nathan

This is still in the greenhouse but will plant it out after frost has passed. Looks healthy

Osawaru
★★★★★ 6months ago

RAYMOND TERRACE, NSW

Dwarf Banana - Nathan

Surviving winter with little protection.

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Aus1788
★★★★ 7months ago

BANKSIA BEACH, QLD, Australia

Bunnings 12 dollar deal!

alan
★★★★★ 8months ago

GLENBROOK, NSW

Dwarf Banana - Nathan

Arrived in excellent condition and growing well after giving it good soil in the garden. Early days for fruiting.

Jim
★★★★★ 11months ago

URUNGA, NSW

Dwarf Banana - Nathan

Plants are flourishing from the healthy samples you sent. I can't wait for them to bear fruit.

Nathan Barnes
★★★★★ 2y ago

Newtown, NSW, Australia

Dwarf Banana - Nathan

It has done well so far near the middle of Sydney. Very slow in winter but grows fast enough in the other seasons to make up for it. I've had mine 18 months and it is a bit over 1.5m and is now going to flower with what looks to be a good crop.

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