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Old 06-02-2015, 11:49 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Going Bananas View Post
I guess with naners you dont need a
Red Bull & Viagra
like you would with palm culture.

Got tired of driving Yugo and wana try these
Lambhorginis of plants.

But again, anyone ever tried giving them extra
nutrients/supplements for survivability
during the winter months?

Just a thought from a newbie.
A good fertilizer is crucial for growing bananas successfully. A "happy and healthy" plant will simply be less disease-susceptible. At the end of growing season( here in SoCal usually end of November until beginning of February) I will stop fertilizing. Before the cold hits at the end of summer, early fall I do like to give my plants a little extra potassium.

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