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Cold Hardy Bananas This forum is dedicated to the discussion of bananas that are able to grow and thrive in cold areas. You'll find lots of tips and discussions about keeping your bananas over the winter.


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Old 03-12-2019, 03:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
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So I've got some Musa Basjoo that I want to dig up and move. Should I chop them down to make it easier?
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Old 03-14-2019, 05:37 AM   #2 (permalink)
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So I've got some Musa Basjoo that I want to dig up and move. Should I chop them down to make it easier?
Your choice.

The plant will be stressed by severing and disturbing the roots any way you plan to do move them.

So you may cut the stem about half way up or take out a giant heavy rootball.

Small plants I will get the largest root ball I can without disturbing the roots.

Basjoos are very forgiving choose what is easiest for you,

Here is some inspiration from another forum member...BigDog

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