Lakatan is a popular variety of Banana plant, which belongs to the Musa genus (Musa 'Lakatan'). When ripe, fruit appear in these approximate colours: Banana yellow.
susceptible to Banana Bunchy Top virusLakatan grows as a Perennial and is a Fruit. Being a Perennial, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Lakatan normally grows to a mature height of 3.05 metres (that's 9.91 feet imperial).
Philippines is believed to be where Lakatan originates from.
As Lakatan Banana plant is a low maintanence plant, it is great for beginner gardeners and those that like gardens that don't need much overseeing.
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