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Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 09-13-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 359
Posted By sirdoofus
Anyone looking for sikkimensis seeds?

I hope I am not breaking any forum rules with this post.

I ordered a large wholesale supply of sikkimensis seeds (2000) from Rarepalmseeds in order to try get better per seed cost. They should...
Forum: Banana Seed Germination Forum 08-30-2019, 08:29 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,934
Posted By PR-Giants
Re: Blue Java Ice Cream Banana Seeds

There is a very good chance that our largest bunch ever from a white Pisang Awak will be seeded. The inflorescence bloomed about 5 feet away from a seeded banana blooming during the same time. It has...
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 07-21-2018, 04:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,850
Posted By druss
Re: first attempt, opinions please (
Looks like I might have some success yet.
Forum: Banana Seed Germination Forum 03-17-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,730
Posted By Bananaking29
Re: Musa seeds from PNG

New one! Musa arfakiana! :08:
Forum: European Section 03-01-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,316
Posted By griphuz
Re: Hardy Bananas for UK? (list of species)

Same experience here with the Mekong Giant, I guess it needs a lot of heat to get going. Growing them in the US is absolutely not the same as in europe!

Musa sp Yangtze seems to be Musa yunnanensis...
Forum: European Section 02-28-2018, 03:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,316
Joy Hardy Bananas for UK? (list of species)

Hi All,

I am bananas about banana plants, but living in the Uk I know that we're very restricted in what we can have, and what can be planted in the ground.

I have lots of basjoos, and...
Forum: Banana Seed Germination Forum 02-16-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,916
Posted By Bananaking29
Musa I N G E N S 1st sprout in the netherlands!!

Proud i can show the 1st sprout after 3 weeks. who’s follow??:woohoonaner:
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 12-17-2017, 09:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,179
Posted By obdiah
success at last !!

my latest tc experiment is growing shoots I moved the jars from my living room into the seed propagator maintained at 79 f and things started happening still a lot to learn but i am getting...
Forum: Banana Seed Germination Forum 09-17-2017, 02:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,812
Posted By Lau
Re: First Banana Seeds to sprout!

Thanks. I will move them into a Sunny location.
Forum: Banana Seed Germination Forum 09-17-2017, 09:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,812
Posted By Lau
Re: First Banana Seeds to sprout!

I just wanted to give an update on the baby plants. I have three plants that are dong great. The Royal Sweet plant died. I just purchased some more seeds and I going to try to duplicate the seed...
Forum: Banana Plants For Sale & Auction 08-21-2017, 05:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,700
Posted By benbaron
Ensete hiniba

The fabled Ensete hiniba. The most rare and sought after Ensete available. One of the fastest growing, rarest. These are lovely green upright, Ensete with thicker leaves. We have an exclusive deal...
Forum: Banana Seed Germination Forum 08-02-2017, 07:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,812
Posted By Lau
First Banana Seeds to sprout!

My first banana seeds sprouted. :woohoonaner::woohoonaner::woohoonaner:

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Forum: Ornamental Bananas 05-22-2017, 12:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,400
Posted By alemily
Re: M. 'Milky Way'

22 May 2017 (
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 01-15-2017, 11:15 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,244
Posted By Dalmatiansoap
Re: Lost all my bananas

-6,-7C depends on location. Lowest temp. officialy for last 26 years since we have weather station here, before station who know when it was cold like this for the last time, 50yaers maybe. I did...
Forum: Banana Identification 07-26-2016, 10:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,443
Posted By Greg25p
Re: Beautiful red plant from M. velutina seed

I have one MV v.Markkuana , i bought from jmoore last summer as seedling. This year put in the ground. Doing quite nicely , already pupped out ;-)...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-01-2016, 03:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 833
Posted By Bananaking29
Musa rubinea little dwarf
Forum: Social Announcements & Good Wishes 12-23-2015, 12:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,651
Posted By Gabe15
In memoriam: Markku Hakkinen

Dear Members,
It is with a heavy heart I bring the news of the passing of friend, mentor and wild Musa expert Markku Hakkinen. He passed away on December 5. I was just starting to help him to finish...
Forum: Member Introductions 09-26-2015, 11:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,419
Posted By Going Bananas
Re: My seeds do not germinate! Whats wrong?

old seeds?
dead seeds?
try the float test for signs of life!
I believe if it sinks, germplasm is alive.

In fact, they mention of buying seeds
only if its new/fresh stock and has not...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 09-25-2015, 09:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,807
Posted By obdiah
banana sphere pit greenhouse

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Forum: Species Bananas 09-16-2015, 05:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,228
Posted By PhilMarkey
Musa itinerans var. kavalanensis

Hi Guys,
I've collected Musa itinerans var. kavalanensis ( again. Apologies for the poor results from the last time I...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 09-07-2015, 04:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,273
Posted By benbaron
Re: Variegated Musa Basjoo

Quick update, growing really well now, 3 nearly 4 leaves out in 2 weeks..a tiny pup showing but not much growth on that over the last...
Forum: Banana Identification 09-06-2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 946
Posted By tjwalters
Re: Uknown Musa from seed

Something I should have done before posting. :) I went back through old receipts and found this from 3 years ago:

Ensete glaucum
Ensete livingstonianum (= Ensete gilletii)
Musa balbisiana var....
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 05-10-2015, 10:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 729
Posted By Mauro Gibo
Talking An Interesting Article about Bananas

I found this article interesting, so I decided to share it with everyone in the forum. Banana Improvement (
I hope you all enjoy reading...
Forum: Banana Plant Health And Maintenance Topics 03-12-2015, 09:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 785
Posted By sunfish
Tesco bananas

Mum finds hatching world's deadliest spiders in bananas bought at Pontardawe Tesco | South Wales Evening Post...
Forum: Site Help & Feedback 02-11-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,308
Posted By Richard
Re: Whats up with all the spam posts?

Oh you missed this one ...
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