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Forum: Banana Plants For Sale & Auction 07-09-2017, 12:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,250
Posted By Mark Dragt
Large Tall Orinoco corms available

Tall Orinoco corms available. Corms $25 and free shipping. How about a 2nd corm for $5. Plants mature around 12 feet. Pm if interested. Limited corms available.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 06-19-2017, 12:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,940
Posted By geissene
VC Flowering a little early

Hi everyone,

Just wanted to share pictures of my flowering VC. The flag leaf came the first week of June. The flag and preflag were the only leaves produced since putting the plant outside this...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 05-10-2017, 07:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,861
Posted By PR-Giants
Talking Blue Java, Pisang Abu Perak, & Blue Torres Strait Island evaluation

I will be adding the data soon.

A special thanks to the great member that supplied the Blue Java pup, it was planted Dec 3, 2016.

:goteam:
Forum: Banana Plants For Sale & Auction 04-26-2017, 08:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,188
Posted By PR-Giants
Re: Variegated icecream!

It's usually a water uptake issue and even though the seller sells the plants fully rooted they are not always performing properly and adding more water does not help.
Forum: Ornamental Bananas 01-11-2017, 11:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,578
Posted By luteo
Variegated Basjoo

So I have read all sorts of conflicting information about this one. Some say its not stable, others think it is. Or there are just different clones. But these threads are a little older and I am just...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-10-2016, 09:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,001
Posted By Nicolas Naranja
Re: hurricane bananas

http://i1182.photobucket.com/albums/x455/NicolasNaranja/D54CF324-24D1-469B-BD04-4037DB364920_zpsp2rhffpj.jpg...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 10-06-2016, 12:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,990
Posted By geissene
Re: Dwarf Orinoco Pre Flag

HI All!

I guess I will re-hijack this thread with an update to the original posting! haha

My dwarf orinoco fruit progress has been slow... It was nice to watch and smell the flower bloom for the...
Forum: Member Introductions 10-01-2016, 02:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 864
Posted By crosenbaum@twc.com
Banana Plants

Southern Indiana, planted about 10, 1 bore fruit. Have lots of pups for family and next year.:woohoonaner::goteam:
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-01-2016, 11:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,151
Posted By PR-Giants
Very Long Manini Pup

Started on one side and went under the main plant and came up on the other side.

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=53732 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=53732)
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 09-02-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,076
Posted By PR-Giants
Smile Manini with translucent leaves.

Leaf thickness was the same, but no pigmentation.

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=57086 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=57086&perpage=24)
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 08-30-2016, 11:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 814
Yard Art

Here is a little funny piece of yard art I have in my banana bed. It's easy to do and fun to play with. :ha:
http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=60455&size=1...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 08-23-2016, 09:05 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,990
Posted By Tytaylor77
Re: Dwarf Orinoco Pre Flag

Here an updated picture of mine. Taken today.

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=60432&size=1 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=60432&ppuser=20917)
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 08-23-2016, 08:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,990
Posted By geissene
Re: Dwarf Orinoco Pre Flag

Very cool. Mine really didn't stack out, but all of my leaves grew since this spring. I think my plant should have flowered at 5' or 6', but I had at least one foot of 'shrinkage' after the last...
Forum: Banana Identification 08-22-2016, 08:09 AM
Replies: 9
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Views: 1,063
Posted By Pete
Re: ?

Hello Lau, not that I can tell so far. If I notice some variegation on them I'll post it here. It's the first time this plant fruits for me so I really don't know what to expect as far as the...
Forum: Banana Identification 08-21-2016, 10:05 PM
Replies: 9
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Views: 1,063
Posted By PR-Giants
Re: ?

Hi Sue, this is not my plant and you'll have to wait for Pedro to respond.
Forum: Banana Identification 08-21-2016, 08:57 PM
Replies: 9
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Views: 1,063
Posted By Lau
Re: ?

Are the bananas variegated also?
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 08-21-2016, 07:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,478
Posted By PR-Giants
Re: Water Sucker

We are very appreciative to have access to TARS and can walk in any time.

FYI, the plants are free.

Most folks that grow bananas realize water suckers are fine to plant and produce great...
Forum: Banana Identification 08-21-2016, 06:58 PM
Replies: 9
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Views: 1,063
Posted By PR-Giants
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http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=57145 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=57145)
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 08-15-2016, 12:33 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,029
Posted By Nate74
Re: The jungle 2016

So where did the last month go? Seems summer has finally brought some heat so everything finally kicked into gear.
Start with the...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 08-12-2016, 07:03 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,990
Posted By geissene
Re: Dwarf Orinoco Pre Flag

This is a real nail biter! No flower yet. Guess I'm getting impatient. Haha

Our first frost might be in November. Makes me wonder how big the fruit could get.

Erik




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Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 08-05-2016, 10:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,990
Posted By Tytaylor77
Re: Dwarf Orinoco Pre Flag

Here is a few pics of one of mine that threw a flag today if you want to compare.

Pre-flag
http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=60276&size=1...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 08-04-2016, 09:57 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,990
Posted By geissene
Dwarf Orinoco Pre Flag

Hi everyone,

My 2.5 year old dwarf orinoco seems to be ready to flower. The last leaf was half size and now a strange leaf is poppin' out the toaster. Doesn't look like a cigar leaf to me. The...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-27-2016, 08:33 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,729
Posted By sal
Re: Blue Java Journal

WOW!!! I haven't kept up this journal. hahaha. There was not much activity. It kind of slow down and it has 3 pups. BUT I did have a big surprise...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-13-2016, 01:21 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 56,977
Posted By meizzwang
Re: Bananas.org Members Yard Photos

from left to right: Aeae, dwarf namwah, williams, raja puri, and raja puri:
https://c7.staticflickr.com/8/7373/27652340094_39cea9fd91_c.jpg


Another...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-08-2016, 07:00 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,558
Posted By PR-Giants
Re: Sand

For my commercial bananas and others that I want to grow fast and healthy I use sand, but will use 50% sphagnum, 25% Perlite, 25% Vermiculite by volume for ornamental bananas that I prefer grow...
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