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Forum: Other Plants 05-10-2016, 06:50 PM
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Posted By HarryWho
Re: What is blooming in your garden today (other plants)?

Finally after 2 years my heliconias are blooming.

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Forum: Other Plants 09-13-2015, 01:46 PM
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Views: 241,678
Posted By HarryWho
Re: What is blooming in your garden today (other plants)?

I was surprised yesterday by this poor neglected bromeliad. It was pretty non-descript until it bloomed!

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Forum: Member Introductions 11-27-2013, 08:18 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,060
Posted By HarryWho
Re: Pineapple suckers/slips

To answer my own question, it was fully ripe June 3. So it took about 3 months from flower to harvest. I let it stay on the plant until the fruit was a golden color and it was the best pineapple I...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 06-21-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,866
Posted By HarryWho
Re: Hello. New here and need advice.

As an update, I ran into a bit of a Banana expert and upon inspecting the plant and fruit he told me it's a Hua Moa. After looking it up on this site, I have to agree. I used a lot of the fruit to...
Forum: Other Plants 04-17-2013, 10:17 PM
Replies: 2,484
Views: 241,678
Posted By HarryWho
Forum: Member Introductions 04-05-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,060
Posted By HarryWho
Re: Pineapple suckers/slips

Don't want to speed it up. Just wondering how long this variety takes to fully ripen.
Forum: Member Introductions 04-05-2013, 03:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,060
Posted By HarryWho
Re: Pineapple suckers/slips

I'm in Vero, Fl. It's a bit warmer here. I threw an old sheet over them the few cold days we had.
Forum: Member Introductions 04-05-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,060
Posted By HarryWho
Re: Pineapple suckers/slips

Thanks. Your picture is also very nice. I can't get over how big the crown is! This fruit is about 7 weeks old. How long do you think till it's ripe? This is the first one I planted. I have 4 more...
Forum: Other Plants 04-04-2013, 05:54 PM
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Views: 241,678
Posted By HarryWho
Re: What is blooming in your garden today (other plants)?

Giant White bird of Paradise:



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Selloum outside my window:
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-04-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,866
Posted By HarryWho
Re: Hello. New here and need advice.

I have no idea. The guy who gave it to me rattled off a few kinds he had and said he'd give me a CG because it would do better where I live.
Forum: Member Introductions 04-04-2013, 10:10 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,060
Posted By HarryWho
Re: Pineapple suckers/slips

I've got 5 growing that I started from Del Monte Gold crowns. They're all doing well. This one is a year old tomorrow.


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Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-04-2013, 10:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,866
Posted By HarryWho
Re: Hello. New here and need advice.

Flower opened in the rain this morning.

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Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-03-2013, 07:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,866
Posted By HarryWho
Re: Hello. New here and need advice.

Got if from a guy who grows bananas and Heliconias down in Jupiter.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-03-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,866
Posted By HarryWho
Re: Hello. New here and need advice.

I measured it to be sure. It's really about 6'6"....
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-03-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,866
Posted By HarryWho
Re: Hello. New here and need advice.

No, there were 6 all together. There are still 4. I'll definitely not touch them.Thanks for the advice. Much appreciated.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-03-2013, 06:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,866
Posted By HarryWho
Re: Hello. New here and need advice.

It has 4 swords of varying height. I removed 2 others and potted them.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-03-2013, 06:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,866
Posted By HarryWho
Hello. New here and need advice.

Hello all. I moved to Florida about 2 years ago (Vero) and have been enthralled by tropical plants. Anyway, last July I planted a California gold and have been fussing over it since. It was about 3'...
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