The Japanese banana was transported from China to all areas, where this plant was introduced as an ornamental, which blooms after bee pollination from September till November. It has become a widely grown plant because of being the most cold-resistant type of banana.
The Japanese banana is a species that belongs to the banana family Musaceae. Like other representatives of the genus, Musa basjoo has a powerful rhizome in which water and nutrients are stored. Having originated in the Ryukyu Islands of southern Japan.