String of Bananas
String of Bananas is a plant which belongs to the Senecio genus.
The leaves of this senecio are shaped like a crescent moon. They are light green in color and since they are tough are recommended for new inexperienced gardeners.1The mature flowers are of a clustered form. A type of flowering succulent / ornamental, it mainly grows as an evergreen plant - which means it retains leaves throughout the year. String of Bananas is known for its scandent growing habit.
South Africa is believed to be where String of Bananas originates from.
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See our list of companion Plants for String of Bananas to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect String of Bananas plants:
Fish hooks plant, banana vine
25 Oct 2012
The newest additions to my “succulent” garden, the two clippings I got, seem to have gone through their “adjustment phase”, and seem to be doing well :)
String of Bananas care instructions
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