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Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants Yesterday, 05:03 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: 2020 pots are outside and now thriving

not sure if these were in the video but i staked them yesterday because it had started to rain
https://i.ibb.co/52mzSTP/IMG-2566.jpg

left to right these ones are:
basjoo, dwarf red possibly and a...
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 07-10-2020, 02:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 229
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: 2020 pots are outside and now thriving

no pups so far although it is hard to see past all the clover
https://i.ibb.co/RTKLt14/IMG-2543.jpg

those are my moms tomatoes and she is away for a few days
i think i need to get a longer stake or...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-08-2020, 07:54 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 14,295
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: My first Banana plant!!!

https://i.ibb.co/k9fFJXF/GOPR4875.jpg

hey luisport!

one of the paw paws i planted near kirkland lake ontario survived the winter!
and some of the others i thought had died are sprouting near the...
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 07-07-2020, 08:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 229
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: 2020 pots are outside and now thriving

here is the basjoo
the black raspberries have been hacked way back compared to last year
https://i.ibb.co/wp4Kt3R/IMG-2497.jpg

thai black and plumeria
the thai black is in a 65 gal...
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 07-07-2020, 08:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 229
Posted By subsonicdrone
2020 pots are outside and now thriving

i did put a couple in the ground though
like my biggest basjoo
if it gets big enough i will try to mulch it and overwinter it outside
(with back up pups indoors)

anyhow the ensete ventricosums all...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 05-22-2020, 09:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 255
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: 2020 tropical garden pics!!

looks great Darla!
is the ensete ventricosum in those pics?
mine is not doing that great at the moment but i am going to bring them outside tomorrow
thanks for the update
Forum: Tiki Hut 04-07-2020, 07:22 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 16,499
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Keep looking up!!

might see comet atlas in may eh!
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 02-23-2020, 10:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,147
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: started bringing plants inside

nice! still lots of snow here and snow in the forecast

march is usually in like a lion out like a lamb
Forum: Other Plants 02-23-2020, 10:19 AM
Replies: 2,484
Views: 245,411
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: What is blooming in your garden today (other plants)?

not sure
i did a quick google search at one point but did not find it

originally acquired about 80 years ago
Forum: Other Plants 02-23-2020, 09:21 AM
Replies: 2,484
Views: 245,411
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: What is blooming in your garden today (other plants)?

this plant has been in the family for generations...
flowers look fake... i thought it was plastic the first time i saw it
it is a type of...
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 02-23-2020, 09:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,147
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: started bringing plants inside

thanks all43
whereabouts are you in the world?
i am in toronto canada
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 02-23-2020, 08:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,147
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: started bringing plants inside

video update.... i have not been watering as often as i could be
killed my lychee and satsuma tangerine unfortunately
bug issues as well which i have not kept up with
anyhow check it...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 02-08-2020, 10:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 282
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Propagation advice

many people on the forum use coarse sand/sharp sand and perlite

the idea being to provide lots of drainage so you do not overwater

once it has roots and is showing signs of growth you can...
Forum: Ornamental Bananas 01-25-2020, 09:10 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,334
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Resilient little lasiocarpas.

awesome! lots of pups
how tall is the pstem and how big did it get over all before flowering?
i have some seeds but none have germinated yet
beautiful flower!
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 01-03-2020, 10:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,147
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: started bringing plants inside

some 2020 pics of the garden
https://i.ibb.co/Hnyj9j7/IMG-2095.jpg
https://i.ibb.co/0r2jrDL/IMG-2122.jpg
the flowering one is on the right side of this next pic... its pup is obscuring the view
the...
Forum: Other Plants 01-03-2020, 10:38 AM
Replies: 2,484
Views: 245,411
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: What is blooming in your garden today (other plants)?

i have posted pic of this plumeria before but here are some more...
i cant get all the blooms in one shot... here is the back side
https://i.ibb.co/0jdZQBP/IMG-2128.jpg
and a close up of a cluster on...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 12-31-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 899
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Advice on LED growlights/ do bananas require full spectrum

Iowa and Cincinnana, wow you guys have a lot of plants.... look great too Iowa
"12x12 grow room and a conditioned 16x50 grow area and a cool garage"
wow that is MANY times what i have in the...
Forum: Other Plants 12-31-2019, 09:27 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 10,310
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: anyone growing amorphophallus?

i was watching some of Stalewiak's videos on youtube the other night!
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 12-23-2019, 10:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,147
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: started bringing plants inside

well most of the bananas were eaten... they were best with the skin black
https://i.ibb.co/HP8tF5m/IMG-1914.jpg

the ensete ventricosum large seed were transplanted to larger containers
the other one...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 12-08-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 505
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: My first inflorescence! Dwarf Orinoco, Zone 5, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

nice.. i guess youre icecream died...

is that the light from the led ie does it produce "white" light
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 12-07-2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 505
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: My first inflorescence! Dwarf Orinoco, Zone 5, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

woohoo!
right on !

are they inside the house or in a greenhouse?

how many varieties do you have these days?
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 11-28-2019, 10:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 173
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Tissue Culture Propagation

if you scroll down on the main page there is a subsection on tissue culturing
Forum: Tiki Hut 11-21-2019, 05:46 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 16,499
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Keep looking up!!

i saw a shooting star last night and apparently the next couple nights in eastern north america and in europe there may be many seen
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 11-16-2019, 08:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,147
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: started bringing plants inside

well one month later and two of them have hit the ceiling
https://i.ibb.co/gRt8mbv/IMG-1818.jpg
https://i.ibb.co/1zqLMMw/IMG-1823.jpg
thats the dwarf iholena and a dwarf cavendish
it is somewhat...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-25-2019, 05:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 219
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Wintering question

http://www.bananas.org/f15/time-put-bananas-sleep-winter-310.html

the thread above has good information

my attempt at overwintering like this was a failure and here are the reasons i believe...
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