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Old 07-14-2011, 07:59 PM   #15 (permalink)
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Default Re: How long does it take?

Originally Posted by hydroid View Post
Alemily- I live in Gulf Shores and most of my bananas froze to the ground this past year, although I saved a couple of Raja Puri by winterizing them, I lost most all my tall Saba, Ice Cream, Goldfinger, Dwarf Cavendish, even Orinoco.
Hmm. Despite you being closer to the water, I'm thinking my backyard may have a slightly warmer microclimate. Probably should go dig my weather station out of the garage and put it up in the backyard to see really how hot/cold it gets...

- Amanda
Fruting: Pisang Awak, Rajapuri, Dwarf Brazilian, Gros Michel, Dwarf Red, FHIA-1 'Goldfinger', Veinte Cohol, FHIA-3 'Sweetheart'
Ornamental/Species: M. bauensis, M. velutina, M. "Milky Way", M. "African Red"

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