Bananas.org

Welcome to the Bananas.org forums.

You're currently viewing our message boards as a guest which gives you limited access to participate in discussions and access our other features such as our wiki and photo gallery. By joining our community, you'll have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload photos, and access many other special features. Registration is fast and simple, so please join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.

Go Back   Bananas.org > Banana Forum > Main Banana Discussion
The Facebook Platform
Register Photo Gallery Classifieds Wiki Chat Map Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Main Banana Discussion This is where we discuss our banana collections; tips on growing bananas, tips on harvesting bananas, sharing our banana photos and stories.


Members currently in the chatroom: 0
The most chatters online in one day was 17, 09-06-2009.
No one is currently using the chat.

Reply   Email this Page Email this Page
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 10-31-2019, 10:36 AM   #281 (permalink)
The Banana Gang Enforcer
 
HMelendez's Avatar
 
Zone: 10B-11
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 2,680
BananaBucks : 109,947
Feedback: 5 / 100%
Said "Thanks" 10,776 Times
Was Thanked 4,776 Times in 1,534 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 721 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

*****An Update!*****




The SH-3640 High Noon 5 years old Mat had to go!.....It was in a bad spot, location!.....Too tall of a Nana Variety for the location!....I already transplanted a big SH-3640 High Noon pup to a new spot, which is thriving in the new location!.....One of my best Nana growers!....What a beast!....


Pictures from 10/23/2019.....













SH-3640 High Noon old Mat if completely gone!.....


Pictures from 10/25/2019....












Wooohoooo!......Musa Gran Nain big sword pup was transplanted to the ground in the old, previous SH-3640 High Noon Mat spot, location using coarse sand...…A perfect height Nana Variety for the location!....


Pictures from 10/30/2019.....









Musa Gran Nain big sword pup transplanted to the ground next to Musa Williams.....Two awesome Cavendish Nana Varieties next to each other!.....


Picture from 10/30/2019....











*****An Update is coming soon!*****
HMelendez is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To HMelendez
Old 10-31-2019, 10:45 AM   #282 (permalink)
banana cereal killer
 
beam2050's Avatar
 
Location: middleburg fl.
Zone: 9
Name: walkinbeam
Join Date: Sep 2016
Posts: 1,452
BananaBucks : 1,383
Feedback: 0 / 0%
Said "Thanks" 5,956 Times
Was Thanked 2,551 Times in 1,128 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 554 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

doesn't look to tall to me. you can cook your bananas with power before your meter box. called saving power!
__________________
a few learned scholars call it a plant......

and 6 billion people would call it a tree



I root for 6 billion people
beam2050 is online now   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To beam2050
Old 10-31-2019, 10:46 AM   #283 (permalink)
 
mushtaq86's Avatar
 
Location: Hartlepool, UK
Name: Mushtaq
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 635
BananaBucks : 46,183
Feedback: 1 / 100%
Said "Thanks" 2,166 Times
Was Thanked 655 Times in 317 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 44 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

Hector

Will you be also transplanting new telephone poles to a new location, now that you have moved SH-3640 mat joking aside my friend well done.
mushtaq86 is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To mushtaq86
Old 10-31-2019, 10:56 AM   #284 (permalink)
 
Location: Pensacola, Florida
Zone: Zone 9a
Join Date: Jul 2017
Posts: 592
BananaBucks : 10,306
Feedback: 0 / 0%
Said "Thanks" 1,188 Times
Was Thanked 1,114 Times in 354 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 92 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

You are so active in your patch. Wow. My sister and bil live in West Palm Beach and have some low hanging power lines running along the fence line in their backyard. Must be a SF thing.

Please take a pic when your patupi throws a flower!
Akula is online now   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To Akula
Old 10-31-2019, 06:36 PM   #285 (permalink)
The Banana Gang Enforcer
 
HMelendez's Avatar
 
Zone: 10B-11
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 2,680
BananaBucks : 109,947
Feedback: 5 / 100%
Said "Thanks" 10,776 Times
Was Thanked 4,776 Times in 1,534 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 721 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

Quote:
Originally Posted by beam2050 View Post
doesn't look to tall to me. you can cook your bananas with power before your meter box. called saving power!


Master Beam,



You did it again!.....LOL!...........






HMelendez is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To HMelendez
Old 10-31-2019, 06:48 PM   #286 (permalink)
The Banana Gang Enforcer
 
HMelendez's Avatar
 
Zone: 10B-11
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 2,680
BananaBucks : 109,947
Feedback: 5 / 100%
Said "Thanks" 10,776 Times
Was Thanked 4,776 Times in 1,534 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 721 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

Quote:
Originally Posted by mushtaq86 View Post
Hector

Will you be also transplanting new telephone poles to a new location, now that you have moved SH-3640 mat joking aside my friend well done.

Mushtaq,



LOL!...........Thank you!.....







HMelendez is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To HMelendez

Join Bananas.org Today!

Are you a banana plant enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Bananas.org is owned and operated by fellow banana plant enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information. Receive all three issues from Volume 1 of Bananas Magazine with your membership:
   

Join Bananas.org Today! - Click Here


Sponsors

Old 10-31-2019, 06:53 PM   #287 (permalink)
The Banana Gang Enforcer
 
HMelendez's Avatar
 
Zone: 10B-11
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 2,680
BananaBucks : 109,947
Feedback: 5 / 100%
Said "Thanks" 10,776 Times
Was Thanked 4,776 Times in 1,534 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 721 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

Quote:
Originally Posted by Akula View Post
You are so active in your patch. Wow. My sister and bil live in West Palm Beach and have some low hanging power lines running along the fence line in their backyard. Must be a SF thing.

Please take a pic when your patupi throws a flower!


Donald,


Thank you!.....I will keep Updating on Musa Patupi!....It shouldn’t be that long for her to be flowering!.....






HMelendez is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To HMelendez
Said thanks:
Old 10-31-2019, 11:04 PM   #288 (permalink)
Banana Plants for Trade
 
Tytaylor77's Avatar
 
Location: East Texas
Zone: 8b
Name: Ty
Join Date: Jun 2015
Posts: 1,322
BananaBucks : 27,272
Feedback: 10 / 100%
Said "Thanks" 4,424 Times
Was Thanked 3,457 Times in 1,135 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 417 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

Awesome job bro! It was like magic! There one min gone the next! lol.
__________________
150+ Varieties!!. See profile for list. Help me add more!
Tytaylor77 is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To Tytaylor77
Said thanks:
Old 11-05-2019, 05:44 PM   #289 (permalink)
Backyard Banana Joe
 
Backyard Banana Joe's Avatar
 
Location: Orlando
Zone: 9b
Name: Backyard Banana Joe
Join Date: Jul 2019
Posts: 218
BananaBucks : 4,644
Feedback: 0 / 0%
Said "Thanks" 407 Times
Was Thanked 248 Times in 125 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 25 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

How do you keep your potted nana plants happy? (fertilizer, water etc.….) I just ordered several plants from Ty and am planning on keeping them in pots till our “winter” is over, and they are bigger. I haven't had any luck growing banana plants in a pot for even a short amount of time. they either get some kind pest (aphids) or they get yellow. Any suggestions are appreciated!!!!!!! Thanks!!!!!!!!!!!

Last edited by Backyard Banana Joe : 11-06-2019 at 05:57 PM.
Backyard Banana Joe is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To Backyard Banana Joe
Said thanks:
Old 11-05-2019, 08:44 PM   #290 (permalink)
The Banana Gang Enforcer
 
HMelendez's Avatar
 
Zone: 10B-11
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 2,680
BananaBucks : 109,947
Feedback: 5 / 100%
Said "Thanks" 10,776 Times
Was Thanked 4,776 Times in 1,534 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 721 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

Quote:
Originally Posted by Tytaylor77 View Post
Awesome job bro! It was like magic! There one min gone the next! lol.


Thank you my bro!....I just trying to keep everything organized, neat!....The banana gang has grown bigger!......







HMelendez is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To HMelendez
Sponsors

Old 11-05-2019, 09:23 PM   #291 (permalink)
The Banana Gang Enforcer
 
HMelendez's Avatar
 
Zone: 10B-11
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 2,680
BananaBucks : 109,947
Feedback: 5 / 100%
Said "Thanks" 10,776 Times
Was Thanked 4,776 Times in 1,534 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 721 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

Quote:
Originally Posted by Backyard Banana Joe View Post
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/...680fe429_b.jpg

NANNA PLANT IN DISTRESS!!!! Nanner plant in background is calling for more soil on the roots/ built up ground around it!!!!!!!!! Also how do you keep your potted banana plants happy? I just ordered several plant from Ty and am planning on keeping them in pots till our “winter” is over, and they are bigger. Any suggestions are appreciated!!!!!!! Can you send me the link u use for posting Picts here? Thanks!!!!!!!!!!!

Joe,


NANNA PLANT IN DISTRESS!.....WHAT!.....Must be that Moonshine you are drinking!...........I might hire someone!.....Ohhh!.....I know who!....I want to see you guys apologizing more frequently!............

Seriously, I just left the Nana Mat rhizome to get exposed like that!....I will dig out the whole rhizome to thin out the Nana Mat!....

For potted Nana plants I used coarse sand with lots of perlite mix as a medium!....Also, most of my potted Nana plants are in my house balcony, until they are ready to go to the ground!....During winter time, I know in Orlando, FL, gets cold during winter time, you might need to bring your potted Nanas inside in your house or keep them in a Greenhouse!.....Make sure to use growth lights to keep them growing!.......There are nice threads/posts in here, the forum, mentioning some very good methods to keep potted Nanas during winter time!....







.
HMelendez is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To HMelendez
Old 11-05-2019, 09:35 PM   #292 (permalink)
banana cereal killer
 
beam2050's Avatar
 
Location: middleburg fl.
Zone: 9
Name: walkinbeam
Join Date: Sep 2016
Posts: 1,452
BananaBucks : 1,383
Feedback: 0 / 0%
Said "Thanks" 5,956 Times
Was Thanked 2,551 Times in 1,128 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 554 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

[quote=Backyard Banana Joe;327773]https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/...680fe429_b.jpg

NANNA PLANT IN DISTRESS!!!! Nanner plant in background is calling for more soil on the roots/ built up ground around it!!!!!!!!! Also how do you keep your potted banana plants happy? I just ordered several plant from Ty and am planning on keeping them in pots till our “winter” is over, and they are bigger. Any suggestions are appreciated!!!!!!! Can you send me the link u use for posting Picts here? Thanks!!!!!!!!!!![/QUOTE

hastily bapped that out, deleted what is said. sorry didn't make sense.
__________________
a few learned scholars call it a plant......

and 6 billion people would call it a tree



I root for 6 billion people

Last edited by beam2050 : 11-06-2019 at 04:15 AM.
beam2050 is online now   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To beam2050
Said thanks:
Old 11-06-2019, 05:51 PM   #293 (permalink)
Backyard Banana Joe
 
Backyard Banana Joe's Avatar
 
Location: Orlando
Zone: 9b
Name: Backyard Banana Joe
Join Date: Jul 2019
Posts: 218
BananaBucks : 4,644
Feedback: 0 / 0%
Said "Thanks" 407 Times
Was Thanked 248 Times in 125 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 25 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

Quote:
Originally Posted by HMelendez View Post



Seriously, I just left the Nana Mat rhizome to get exposed like that!....I will dig out the whole rhizome to thin out the Nana Mat!....



.
OHHHH! so its easier to exterminate?
Backyard Banana Joe is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To Backyard Banana Joe
Said thanks:
Old 11-06-2019, 09:49 PM   #294 (permalink)
The Banana Gang Enforcer
 
HMelendez's Avatar
 
Zone: 10B-11
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 2,680
BananaBucks : 109,947
Feedback: 5 / 100%
Said "Thanks" 10,776 Times
Was Thanked 4,776 Times in 1,534 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 721 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

Quote:
Originally Posted by Backyard Banana Joe View Post
OHHHH! so its easier to exterminate?

Joe,



Yes!....That is Musa Veinte Cohol Mat!....It’s time to thin her out!....I will dig out the whole mat, separate the plants from the rhizome and transplant back to the ground the biggest Veinte Cohol plant, which is the one on the right in the picture!.....Then I will keep the other two in pots as backup, just in case!....


If you don’t mind, I will post PICTURES of the whole process soon!.....





HMelendez is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To HMelendez
Old 11-07-2019, 03:47 PM   #295 (permalink)
Backyard Banana Joe
 
Backyard Banana Joe's Avatar
 
Location: Orlando
Zone: 9b
Name: Backyard Banana Joe
Join Date: Jul 2019
Posts: 218
BananaBucks : 4,644
Feedback: 0 / 0%
Said "Thanks" 407 Times
Was Thanked 248 Times in 125 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 25 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

Did I miss when it was posted? Or have there not been any updates on the 1k finger bunch? Thanks
Backyard Banana Joe is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To Backyard Banana Joe
Said thanks:
Old 11-07-2019, 08:05 PM   #296 (permalink)
The Banana Gang Enforcer
 
HMelendez's Avatar
 
Zone: 10B-11
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 2,680
BananaBucks : 109,947
Feedback: 5 / 100%
Said "Thanks" 10,776 Times
Was Thanked 4,776 Times in 1,534 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 721 Times
Default Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

Quote:
Originally Posted by Backyard Banana Joe View Post
Did I miss when it was posted? Or have there not been any updates on the 1k finger bunch? Thanks

Joe,



I lost the Thousand Fingers bunch!.....Got blown away during last winter!....Very strong winds!....It wasn’t filled not even halfway!....






HMelendez is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To HMelendez
Old 11-08-2019, 09:41 AM   #297 (permalink)
Backyard Banana Joe
 
Backyard Banana Joe's Avatar
 
Location: Orlando
Zone: 9b
Name: Backyard Banana Joe
Join Date: Jul 2019
Posts: 218
BananaBucks : 4,644
Feedback: 0 / 0%
Said "Thanks" 407 Times
Was Thanked 248 Times in 125 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 25 Times
Smile Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

Quote:
Originally Posted by HMelendez View Post
Joe,



I lost the Thousand Fingers bunch!.....Got blown away during last winter!....Very strong winds!....It wasn’t filled not even halfway!....






OOHHHHH!!!!!! Dang it! Next time
Backyard Banana Joe is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To Backyard Banana Joe
Said thanks:
Reply   Email this Page Email this Page






Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2018! HMelendez Main Banana Discussion 297 12-21-2018 07:16 AM
An Update Of My Latest 'Nana Plants! HMelendez Main Banana Discussion 47 08-09-2017 06:10 AM
My latest tc plants taking off druss Main Banana Discussion 1 05-05-2017 12:03 AM
Hello, I am looking for 'cavendish nana' micropropagated plants guidoiltreno Member Introductions 3 10-13-2009 01:32 AM
please help id nana plants on ebay.. kerrin_g Main Banana Discussion 36 01-11-2008 01:06 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:39 PM.





Follow us:
Twitter YouTube

All content © Bananas.org & the respective author.