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Forum: Member Introductions 10-16-2019, 11:56 AM
Replies: 11
Hi
Views: 136
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Hi

i forget which year i acquired the plant but i would guess it to be at least 10 yrs old
Forum: Member Introductions 10-16-2019, 08:37 AM
Replies: 11
Hi
Views: 136
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Hi

hi Neil,

i had good germination rates with ensete ventricosum var large seed from rare palm seeds recently

check out my plumeria..
it was given to me by a customer at work who had grown tired of...
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 10-16-2019, 08:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 131
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: started bringing plants inside

just a few more to collect from neighbours... and some stayed at their summer home
https://i.ibb.co/yR4fycD/IMG-1615.jpg
last year the big ones i chopped down did quite well so i tried it with most...
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 10-16-2019, 08:06 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,200
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: backyard pics 2019

thats the basjoo
i will leave it out a little while longer and wait for the weather to affect it a bit
then dig it up and bring it inside as i dont think it is big and established enough to make it...
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 10-16-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,200
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: backyard pics 2019

last banana plant standing
https://i.ibb.co/N1cq62v/IMG-1602.jpg

the rest have been cut shorter and brought inside
https://i.ibb.co/CwcH5Z8/IMG-1607.jpg
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 10-14-2019, 10:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 131
Posted By subsonicdrone
started bringing plants inside

https://i.ibb.co/k6DYzQf/IMG-1596.jpg
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 10-06-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,200
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: backyard pics 2019

video update

https://vimeo.com/364629540
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 09-30-2019, 03:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 345
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Musa Basjoo & Spider Mites - HELP!!

yes...
i use persimilis
going to try one for scale/mealybug this year as well

high humidity is the key to the predators being able to multiply faster than the mites
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 09-26-2019, 08:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,200
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: backyard pics 2019

just saw the backyard for the first time in a while...things have grown
since posting last i have 4 new varieties woohoo
ensete ventricosum large seed germinated while i was away and someone was kind...
Forum: Banana Seed Germination Forum 09-26-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 201
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: first attempts at seed germination

the ones pictured have not sprouted
i was away but luckily someone noticed these and potted them up for me
ensete ventricosum large seed
https://i.ibb.co/pdmGx8m/IMG-1403.jpg
Forum: Other Plants 09-01-2019, 04:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 211
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Figaholics

bought my first fig this spring woohooo

thanks for all the work you have done for the site
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 08-31-2019, 06:55 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,200
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: backyard pics 2019

kind of chilly out there this morning...
check out the pstem growing on the thai black
https://i.ibb.co/dgLthVn/IMG-1396.jpg

wide leaves on the dwarf green... it is in the foreground though
lacatan...
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 08-30-2019, 03:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 495
Posted By subsonicdrone
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 08-30-2019, 03:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,200
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: backyard pics 2019

i just got some hard nursery containers in a bigger size... free woohoo
when it comes to moving them around i would say the hard containers are less likely to damage roots
the bags can squish out of...
Forum: Banana Seed Germination Forum 08-29-2019, 07:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 201
Posted By subsonicdrone
first attempts at seed germination

my first attempt was in soil and covered with plastic although i opted to put them on the roof for extra heat...may have been too much heat
nothing has popped up from those flats so far

trying to...
Forum: Tiki Hut 08-28-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 206
Posted By subsonicdrone
heavy winds forecasted for central and north florida

https://sailflow.com/en-us/Search/ViewResults.aspx#33.985,-79.908,5,2

not sure if the map will be centred in the right place but find FLA

then press play and wait for the week of images to...
Forum: Member Introductions 08-27-2019, 09:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Growing a Travelers Palm (Ravenala Madagascariensis) indoor

i got in contact with the gardener
the plants are strelitzia
i did not realize they got so big as these are large specimens

they also have bananas and i got the back story
they were donated by the...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 08-25-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,139
Posted By subsonicdrone
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 08-25-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 435
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: When to buy?

might as well buy it now
the tiny basjoo i separated last fall is not big enough to be left in the ground and mulched for the winter yet..i will bring it inside this fall
that is the goal i...
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 08-23-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,200
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: backyard pics 2019

i dug up this photo of the bananas going for a ride to their summer home
http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=65215&size=1...
Forum: Tiki Hut 08-23-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 3,248
Views: 247,920
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Share an image!

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=65213&size=1 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=65213)
molted skeleton on pstem
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 08-22-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 296
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: How to best ensure Basjoo pups will survive?

the bulb is referred to as a corm

once you water youre potting medium you should allow it to dry out a fair bit at which point hopefully there are signs of new growth ...then give it some water

no...
Forum: Tiki Hut 08-22-2019, 06:10 PM
Replies: 3,248
Views: 247,920
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Share an image!

thanks guys
i love hanging out with the boys
need to get them flying the trainer kite again
have not done that for a little while

those two pics are from lake ontario.....freshwater
one at the...
Forum: Tiki Hut 08-21-2019, 05:46 AM
Replies: 3,248
Views: 247,920
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Share an image!

despite the nice photo i think that last post is spam

here are some pics from last week with the nephews!
https://i.ibb.co/3McxGDV/canoe-crop-1.jpg
https://i.ibb.co/xGgS0C9/GOPR3541.jpg
Forum: Member Introductions 08-21-2019, 05:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By subsonicdrone
Re: Growing a Travelers Palm (Ravenala Madagascariensis) indoor

i am attempting to germinate seeds of the south american one right now.....
a nearby town has them planted around the town hall... i might approach the gardener about getting a pup... could be the...
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