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Old 03-21-2011, 08:47 AM   #30 (permalink)
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Default Re: Zone 8b/9a Edible Banana Race!

Originally Posted by Jack Daw View Post
Prevent rotting by cutting off any and all damaged tissue.
That was the first I did. I cut the brown tissue down to the corm and I'm checking on a regular basis for any signs of rot, but none so far.
The corm is covered with mulch. I think I will add some fungicide - just in case. The good thing is the soil temperature, it's above 10C/50 F and it should be getting warmer the next days.
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