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Search: Posts Made By: Julian
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 05-16-2016, 08:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 598
Posted By Hamakua
One of my newest Banana plants

I was able to hand select this one near Waipio Valley and I'm pretty happy with it.
http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=59736&size=1...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 02-11-2016, 02:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,027
Posted By Gabe15
Re: Veinte Cohol Taste Report

As for the 'Veinte Cohol' fruit taste report, regardless of growing conditions, a report is a report and the observation is valid and appreciated in my opinion. I would hazard to guess that most...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 02-11-2016, 02:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,027
Posted By Gabe15
Re: Veinte Cohol Taste Report

I think the link Chong posted has a taxonomical error in referring to to 'Butuhan' as M. acuminata subsp. errans, though vernacular names don't always correspond nicely with botanical names, to my...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 12-17-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,035
Posted By robguz24
Taste Report - Muraru Mshale

It's been a while since I tried a new banana, so I was very excited about this one that I got from Julian.

1st tasting a bit...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-24-2014, 12:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,079
Posted By venturabananas
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-20-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,568
Posted By robguz24
Re: Goldfinger Taste Report

I finally got to taste Goldfinger. The fruit didn't fully enlarge and the bunch broke off in a storm last week. Still they were fully ripe at 4 months. They are good, much like a DB but less so the...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-06-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,039
Posted By servatusprime
Tall Brazilian Taste Report

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Forum: Main Banana Discussion 09-22-2014, 03:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,161
Posted By Kostas
Re: Dwarf Mysore/Pisang Ceylon?

I have not seen any with it while i do have seen other normally healthy AAB's get it while establishing as pups or in TC. I don't think there is any proof that it can't get it but it seems to...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 08-05-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,689
Posted By robguz24
Lots of room for more bananas!

Just purchased this lot which borders my home! Another 1/5 acre to grow more bananas. Already have 7 bananas waiting to be planted. Now I just need 150' of garden...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-26-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,620
Posted By robguz24
Lakatan taste report

http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b508/robguz24/Robs%20bananas/IMG_4376_zps2839ca30.jpg...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-21-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,323
Posted By lukem5
Re: Muraru Mshale

Probably because it develops a bigger root system in that time.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-21-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,568
Posted By PR-Giants
Re: Goldfinger Taste Report

Go figure, Julian is a typical follower that doesn't think.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-21-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,323
Posted By robguz24
Re: Muraru Mshale

I always find that too. Taller and bigger bunches after the first rack. Was most extreme with 1000 fingers.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-21-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,998
Posted By servatusprime
Re: SH 3640 Taste Report

Overall I like Goldfinger more. Here's is a link to my taste report: http://www.bananas.org/f2/goldfinger-taste-report-20686.html
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-15-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,369
Posted By sandy0225
Re: Agristarts Pisang Ceylon/Misi Luki/ Mysore...something something...

I'll post pix of my Pisano ceylons from agristarts in a day or two when I get time. They didn't have any color in the greenhouse other than green and now they are getting a burgundy color on the...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-14-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,369
Posted By sddarkman619
Re: Agristarts Pisang Ceylon/Misi Luki/ Mysore...something something...

or does the purpleish color come in a little later when it is just a bit older?
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-12-2014, 01:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,323
Posted By lukem5
Re: Muraru Mshale

Looking good.

maybe it was the muraru mulalu that was the tart tasting one. I think the mulalu also ripens yellow, and has similiar giant bunches.

Ah, yes here's a post by gabe about the mulalu,...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-10-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,323
Posted By lukem5
Re: Muraru Mshale

Really interested in this strain. Gabe says its like a fruity version of gros michel, which sounds AMAZING. Yield is supposedly good too.

Any updates? Great to see this variety in development.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-12-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 1,241
Views: 124,117
Posted By robguz24
Re: What did you harvest today (bananas)

This is supposed to be Ebun Musak, my first bunch off this plant. From Aloha Tropicals. This is supposed to be the type that is green when ripe. Plant looks like a DB, mostly yellow fruit tastes like...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-09-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,782
Posted By robguz24
Taste Report - Fe'i (type unknown)

Well I had recently learned that someone was selling Fe'i bananas at the Hilo Farmers Market but I hadn't seen them myself until today. I was thrilled! One vendor had part of a bunch. They were sold...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-06-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,162
Posted By servatusprime
Re: Growing lists…….. What ya got.

Goldfinger
SH 3640
Brazilian (general consensus)
Pisang Raja
Double Mahoi
Creamwah! (Namwah)
Kandarian
Gros Michel
Zebrina
"X" (Grand Nain) x Sumatrana)
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-06-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,162
Posted By Nicolas Naranja
Re: Growing lists…….. What ya got.

http://i1182.photobucket.com/albums/x455/NicolasNaranja/20140406_115637_zpsa1a2f8dd.jpg (http://s1182.photobucket.com/user/NicolasNaranja/media/20140406_115637_zpsa1a2f8dd.jpg.html)

Hua...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-05-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,162
Posted By scottu
Re: Growing lists…….. What ya got.

Not sure yet after this winter! Added a few but, i'm pretty sure i lost several, I'll let you know in about a month.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-05-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,162
Posted By robguz24
Re: Growing lists…….. What ya got.

A'ea'e
African Rhino (unconfirmed)
Apple (Dwarf Brazilian)
Cuban red
Double mahoi
Dwarf Namwah
Dwarf Red
Ebun Musak (probably something else)
Ele ele
Fe'I unknown
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-05-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,162
Posted By Pallen
Re: Growing lists…….. What ya got.

My Potted SDC putting out 25" leaves, Tomato vine and some Basil for my wife.
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/DmudV0L5DD2NhCu9PgK4HZ-OYofpuA9_l_86Fj6I2Yin=w798-h842-no
My SDC is now putting out 25"...
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