Seller: greenplanetfarm (255) 100%, Location: Tallahassee, Florida, Ships to: US, Item: 163489368604 FRESH SUGAR CANE CUTTINGS 'ASIAN BLACK' Saccharum officinarum var. 'Badila' -------------------------------- Grow your own sugar cane! This variety is a rare heirloom that comes from Southeast Asia. It is said to have been found originally growing wild in Papua New Guinea. A noble variety once commercially planted throughout Australia under the name Saccharum officinarum 'badila' 'Asian Black' is a large barrel cane that has beautiful black ornamental stems full of sweet juice. The juice of this variety is a darker color and has very faint rootbeer flavor and goes well with lemon. Whe prepared like this it tastes like southern sweet tea! It has a soft casing that can easily be chewed or squeezed. You will then be rewarded with its high sugar content juice that is nutritious with vitamins and minerals. The black cane contrast nicely with the dark green tropical leaves. A must have for the that tropical look in your backyard! ****Note: each plant is organic and colors may be different than the picture. You will recieve high quality cuttings from the same plant as pictured. You are bidding on (10) Organically grown 'Asian Black' Sugar Cane cuttings 6-7" long. Ready for planting or juicing. *Planting Instructions* Bury the cutting about 2-3" below your soil if directly planting in the ground (zone 8 or warmer). Mulch and let the cutting root in it will send up shoots if kept moist. (protect it from animals digging it up.) For starting the cane cutting in a pot: plant the eye on the node face up. Bury about inch under the soil and keep warm and slightly moist. The nodes will shoot down roots and the then 'eye' on the node will grow larger into sugar cane and look like grass at first. HAPPY GROWING!! Check out my other Hierloom canes and contact me about sugar cane Juicers! Shipping: Priority Mail Shipping in the USA Only NO INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING I try to insure ALL plants arrive in the condition they left in. Contact me with any questions Powered by eBay Turbo Lister The free listing tool. List your items fast and easy and manage your active items.