Musa Fhia-1 Goldfinger

Plant Details

Family:

Musaceae

Common Name:

Goldfinger

Scientific Name:

Musa acuminate x balbisiana

Other details:

The Goldfinger banana (FHIA-01) is a banana cultivar developed in Honduras. The cultivar, developed at the Honduran Foundation for Agricultural Research (FHIA) by a team of scientists led by Phillip Rowe and Franklin Rosales, has been bred to be pest-resistant (specifically against the black sigatoka) and crop -yielding.

Plant Care
Bloom color: Sun Exposure:
 No Sun 

Drought Tolerance:

WaterWaterWaterWater

Fertilization recommended for plants in Aruba:

     
Products recommended: Fertilizers:

Citrus Fertilizer
6-4-6

Osmocote
14-14-14

Peters
20-20-20

Iron Chelate 

Insect & disease: Biological product
(Prod used by Fantastic Gardens)
OMRI
Conventional product

Mealy Bugs

Aphids

Spidermite

Botanigard

Naturalyte

Trilogy

Imidacloprid
(Repeat after one week with)
M-Pede

Avid 

Caterpillar

Sigatoka

Dipel

Propiconazole

Sevin

Cease