JAPANESE FIBER BANANA
This cold hardy banana tree can be found on all continents with the exception of Antarctica. It is successfully grown in northern climates that reach -20 degrees. If you are looking for a lush exotic tropical look, then this banana tree will surpass your expectations. It is considered a fast grower that can reach a height of 14 feet. Its leaves are approximately 2 feet wide by 6 to 8 feet long and help form its trunk as the leaves die and are replaced by new shoots. It produces non-edible fruits in the summer along with tropical yellow flowers. This is an attention getter that will spark conversation long after guest have visited your property.