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Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-24-2019, 04:37 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 3,286
Posted By HMelendez
Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

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



Maricongo Plantain just opened the new beautiful leaf!.....


Picture from 04/23/2019.....

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/40719345083_6b798f7521_b.jpg
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-22-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 1,593
Views: 171,335
Posted By geissene
Re: What's blooming in your garden? (bananas)

<a href=http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=64527&ppuser=17582><img src=http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=64527&size=1 border=0></a>

Velutina Banana in my greenhouse -...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 04-20-2019, 09:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 263
Posted By nealnick5
My Musa itinerans var. xishuanbannaensis planted in VA

Just wanted to make a new thread on this banana from my own point of view as i try growing it in the soil and overwintering it in VA this year.

I received the plant from Brian's Botanicals and...
Forum: Species Bananas 04-14-2019, 12:37 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 116
Posted By druss
Things you see at the zoo

We have a fairly boring zoo plant wise, its well done but not exciting rare species wise. Or so I thought. I took a few happy snaps of a real tall nana, thought it was probably just a type of...
Forum: Species Bananas 04-09-2019, 08:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 768
Posted By Gabe15
Re: musa thomsonii

yunnanensis is medium/average sized, normally about 3-5m Id say, not a particualry large plant. There doesnt seem to be much signicant variation of it within Yunnan, perhaps there are more different...
Forum: Species Bananas 04-09-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 768
Posted By druss
Re: musa thomsonii

So mekong giant is a subtype of itinerans. Okay, but I thought yunnanensis was also quite tall, certainly taller than whats been labelled thomsonii. Im guessing that is just different subtypes also?
Forum: Species Bananas 04-09-2019, 08:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 768
Posted By Gabe15
Re: musa thomsonii

Im fairly convinced the M. thomsonii I had were M. yunnanensis.

Everything Ive seen about ‘Mekong Giant’ seems to clearly indicated it is M. itinerans. Im doubtful there is anything particuarly...
Forum: Species Bananas 04-09-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 768
Posted By druss
Re: musa thomsonii

Interesting, do you think the musa thomsonii you had were the "real" thing? Given the size of mekong giant, theres alot of variation in musa yunnanensis subsets.
Forum: Species Bananas 04-09-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 768
Posted By Gabe15
Re: musa thomsonii

I'm now in Yunnan studying M. yunnanensis populations, and doing some deep research and thinking. It seems to me that the true M. thomsonii (though what is "true" is difficult to say for sure as the...
Forum: Banana Identification 04-07-2019, 06:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 131
Posted By druss
Mystery nana

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=64493&size=1 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=64493&ppuser=20119)
http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=64492&size=1...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 03-31-2019, 12:53 PM
Replies: 577
Views: 182,013
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Time to put the bananas to sleep for the Winter

still playing in the snow... march 31 2019

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=64488&size=1 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=64488)
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 03-31-2019, 08:11 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 3,286
Posted By HMelendez
Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

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




Woohooo!....Musa Mai'a Iholena (Iholena Iholena) made it!....She is opening the new leaf exactly 7 days after I received her in 03/23/2019!....Amazing!.....

Pictures from...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 03-29-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 155
Posted By drobbins
Joy waking up

Basjoo waking up in NC

http://drobbins.net/bananas/20190329_163704.jpg
http://drobbins.net/bananas/20190329_163737.jpg


and just for grins, catching a swarm of bees...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 03-26-2019, 09:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By Nicolas Naranja
Fruit and Spice Park in Homestead, FL

I went to the Fruit and Spice Park after finishing a job in Homestead. Unfortunately the bananas didn't have cultivar labels. And unbelievably, no plantains were...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 03-26-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,037
Posted By Dalmatiansoap
Re: SH-3640 flies north

Always nice to see such sweet fat pups!
:woohoonaner:
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 03-25-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,037
Posted By HMelendez
Re: SH-3640 flies north

Mike,




Woohooo!.....SH-3640 High Noon made it!.....She is so beautiful and growing nicely!....You are doing an awesome job buddy!....
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 03-24-2019, 10:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 350
Posted By hdynad
Texas garden is coming along!!

Good morning fellow org. friends, it's time to get thing things planted! here is what i have been working on for the last 3 weekends.. Pulling everything out of the garage and greenhouse and...
Forum: Tiki Hut 03-22-2019, 08:48 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 11,474
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Keep looking up!!

i might get to see auroras :)
i have seen them near the lake where it is darker.. but i might drive out of town a bit to escape the city glow

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1BwwpWMCvp4


"keep...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 03-21-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 284
Posted By pitangadiego
Re: Harvesting pups while mother plant fruits?

If fruiting is complete, meaning that male flowers are now being produced, you can remove pups. However, the more roots you disturb on the fruit bearing plant the greater the possibility of shocking...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 03-21-2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 577
Views: 182,013
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Time to put the bananas to sleep for the Winter

so the interweb knows... the plants dont actually come out during the day
this is where they live for the winter
march growth:
http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=64439&size=1...
Forum: Member Introductions 03-21-2019, 12:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 209
Posted By Awa destine
Re: Prooagation

Hello , once the nana has produced, its purpose for existence has been halfway fulfilled. Its adviseable to cut it down about 15cm from the soil with an insertion so as to destroy the psterm. This...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 03-20-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 577
Views: 182,013
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Time to put the bananas to sleep for the Winter

sorry to bite youre style cincinnana but after seeng this i wanted to bring my plants out for some sun
it will be months before they are able to come outside for the summer
edited to eliminate some...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 03-18-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 577
Views: 182,013
Posted By gmichael403
Re: Time to put the bananas to sleep for the Winter

http://i66.tinypic.com/2uyrfqt.jpg
Finally got the whole gang out today for a few hrs..Spring is finally in sight
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 03-17-2019, 05:03 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 3,286
Posted By HMelendez
Re: An Update Of My Latest Nana Plants 2019!

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



All pictures taken in 03/16/2019.....



Woohoo!.....Finally, I received The Maricongo Plantain corm yesterday, 03/16/2019.....Maricongo Plantain corm was wrapped inside of...
Forum: Banana Identification 03-15-2019, 10:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,137
Posted By druss
Re: This may be more challenging 😁

This is my "canarvon banana" also supposedly a cavendish type, though im doubting its identity. http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=64427&size=1...
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