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Old 11-07-2018, 07:14 PM   #1 (permalink)
 
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Hello - I'm David from New Zealand. A bunch of us are trying to start a banana industry here - we currently grow bananas in NZ, albeit slower than warmer places, on a very small scale but the fruit generally has excellent taste & is way better than the commercial fruit available in the supermarkets.

Does anyone know what the calcium requirement of the plants is please ?

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Old 11-08-2018, 01:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Welcome to the Jungle...

There are a bunch of growers in the forum that will pick up the post and give you an answer.
Me.....I am an out of the bag gardener .
if you do not get an answer in this thread....just start another in the soil additives and fertilizer thread..

Good luck and have fun here.
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David,




I use crushed egg shells on my Nanas!.....




Welcome to the banana gang!......
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Old 11-17-2018, 11:35 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Hi David-

Welcome aboard the Banana Express!
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Welcome David! Look forward to your posts!
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