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Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants This forum is for discussing propagation techniques of banana plants. Tissue culturing is the popular process of creating clones from a source plant. There are other techniques to propagate banana plants however, such as nicking corms or dividing corms. Learn more inside.


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Old 08-29-2013, 12:07 AM   #21 (permalink)
 
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Default Re: Why Do Banana Plants Pup?

I have noticed that they pup when the main stem has its growth constrained for some reason. Maybe it is choked, or bent or broken, or fallen over, then in response a bunch of pups will come up. Otherwise only 1 or 2 will come up when the parent is about half grown. If you want a lot of pups, tie a string around the main trunk to choke it.
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