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Old 03-25-2014, 01:33 PM   #19 (permalink)
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Default Re: Large banana plants no roots - any advise?

Originally Posted by hybridpower View Post
Unfortunately that will mean next year, as it soon gets to hot to plant anything out here in summer.
I am assuming, then, that you live in the desert.

If you can find a shady place or provide shade for the corms they can be planted at any time of year.

Pay attention that you have provided good soil and keep them well watered.

I test the moisture content of the soil about an inch deep. If the soil holds together by squeezing a handful it is moist enough. If the soil does not hold together you need to water.
Soil Type: Black Loam

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