Bananas are one of the most widely consumed fruits in the world for good reason. Eating them could help lower blood pressure and reduce the risks of cancer and asthma. Soil Banana can grow from the poorest to the richest type of soil with varying success. The soil should be tested before banana cultivation The soil should have good drainage, adequate fertility and moisture. Deep, rich loamy and salty clay loam soil with pH between 6-7.5 is most preferred for banana cultivation. Ill drained, poorly aerated and nutritionally deficient soils are not suitable for banana. Extreme clayey, Sandy soil, Saline soil and Calcareous soil is not suitable for Banana cultivation.