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Forum: Member Introductions 09-23-2017, 04:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
Posted By JW
Re: is there anyone else in ohio growing bananas

I'm in Delaware just north of Columbus. Welcome to the forum.
Forum: Member Introductions 05-22-2016, 01:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,423
Posted By JW
Re: Hello


Also hello from another one in Ohio.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 12-11-2015, 01:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,677
Posted By JW
Re: Grow Light? yes or no?

I have mine on for 13 hours a day
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 12-10-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,677
Posted By JW
Re: Grow Light? yes or no?

I use a sun blaze 48 t5 light with 6 of the blue 6500k lamps and 2 red 3000k lamps.

Indoor growing or even just keeping the plants alive are the winner is more than just lights. Make sure you...
Forum: Member Introductions 08-19-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,068
Posted By JW
Re: Hello from Worthington, Ohio

Welcome!!! I am just a few minutes up 23 from you in Delaware.
Forum: Banana Plants For Sale & Auction 07-18-2015, 12:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,132
Posted By JW
Re: Poncirrus trifoliata v. "Flying Dragon" for sale or trade

Doug was easy to deal with. Shipped fast and went out of his way to make sure I got good plants that were ready to be planted immediately.
Would easily deal with him again!!!
Forum: Member Introductions 06-11-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,149
Posted By JW
Re: Why am I here?

A few follow up questions will help.
What are you indoor arraignments?
Do you plan to have them grow in the winter or go dormant?

I am just south west of you in central Ohio. I move mine inside...
Forum: Banana Plants Wanted 05-20-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 967
Posted By JW
Re: looking for an aeae

Sandy not sure if it'll help or not but the Martha that was selling aeae plants on eBay has a website Marthas Secrets | Cold Hardy Tropical Plants (

It's been two...
Forum: Banana Plants For Sale & Auction 04-05-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,685
Posted By JW
Re: Patupi & Veinte Cohol

I would love to try out a Patupi as well. I am willing to purchase and document the growth. I have grown a pair of vc I potted up in the spring of last year. No flowers yet. I am north Cincinnana...
Forum: Banana Plants Wanted 05-18-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,517
Posted By JW
Re: Bad winter lost almost everything...

This is bad news :(. I don't think I have move than one or two with pups ATM but when I get some pop up they are yours.
Forum: Banana Plant Health And Maintenance Topics 11-04-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,439
Posted By JW
Re: Leaf fungus or deficiency?

Cincinnana, I am just north of you (100+ miles) and my plants do the same thing every fall. Once the temperature drops to around 50 degrees at night I start seeing little little brown freckle type...
Forum: Member Introductions 07-17-2013, 10:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,049
Posted By JW
Re: Hello from zone 6! never used a forum before

Welcome there is a great wealth of information on this site.

I am zone on the zone 5/6 border myself. I currently have 9 different varieties. Almost all of them are in pots as the soil where I am...
Forum: Member Introductions 04-15-2012, 01:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,066
Posted By JW
Re: Newbie Cavendish Banana Ohio

I bring my inside to the basement and put them under a set of grow lights. You have to be very careful not to water them too much or they rot. This was the first year I did it this way and they did...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 11-02-2011, 04:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,217
Posted By JW
Re: How long till velutina has viable seed?

Unfortunately I can not answer your question... but I had to come and post how envious I am that someone in Ohio has a flowering banana.

Good work :woohoonaner:
Forum: Contests! 06-08-2011, 12:08 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,749
Posted By JW
Forum: Banana Plants Wanted 06-05-2011, 12:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,124
Posted By JW
Re: Raja Puri

Here are pics of the Raja I received last week from Martha (
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 05-31-2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 393
Views: 75,529
Posted By JW
Re: What did you pot today (Bananas)

Potted a Zan Moreno and Raja Puri late last week. (
Forum: Banana Identification 05-14-2011, 01:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,191
Posted By JW
What are these?

We have two plants that came out of a state run facility which discontinued its' horticulture and greenhouse program. We have no idea the types of plants but we were told that they are fruiting...
Forum: Member Introductions 05-13-2011, 10:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,387
Posted By JW
Container grower in Ohio

Hi I am new to the forum.

I live in a town-home (read as having no real outdoor planting space) in Central Ohio.

We presently have two potted banana plants which we have recently moved outside for...
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