Trim banana plant?

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I just got a banana plant. it has a couple of leaves and a new one already forming. I have an issue though. The "bananas" or some of them are too long and kind of spindly looking. They are fat at the top for an inch or so and then the ends are long and much thinner for at least another 2 inches. Can you trI'm off the ends of the tubers or will that hurt the plant? I just really don't like how they look and the length of them makes it hard to place the plant where I want it (or anywhere really).
 
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Thanks but there is nothing helpful there. I am not trying to propagate the plant. I am wanting to make it smaller. Or to be more accurate, shorter. The "bananas" do not look like bananas but more like green beans. I'll get a picture. I have never seen one that looks like it. I got it sight unseen from eBay. You might say they are roots but everything I read says that the roots form above the bananas and grow downward rather than from the ends of the bananas themselves.
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