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Forum: Other Plants 06-21-2021, 06:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 456
Posted By barnetmill
Re: Pindo Palms, I want a fruit bearing one

The traffic should be a little better now that the bridge is almost fixed. I would take 87 to get down your way.
Probably will not have enough land cleared for new plantings until late fall or...
Forum: Other Plants 06-16-2021, 06:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 456
Posted By barnetmill
Pindo Palms, I want a fruit bearing one

I have a hankering for a pindo palm. My objective is to harvest fruit from it.

Question: are there any varieties of Pindo that yield better fruit than other varieties. Location is zone 8b NWFL. ...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 05-17-2021, 08:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 475
Posted By barnetmill
Re: Tall Nawah

So it will not put out any leaves. Good to know. I am really surprised that anything happened.
Thanks
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 05-16-2021, 05:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 475
Posted By barnetmill
Tall Nawah

Picture taken today of a banana tall nawah 5/16/2021 in northewest florida zone 8b Pace, FL
This spring I cut down the large stalk from last year to about a height of 40 inches because the old stock...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 03-12-2021, 08:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 566
Posted By barnetmill
Re: Are my bananas dead?

These bananas tall Namwa are still...
Forum: Tiki Hut 11-28-2020, 12:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 476
Posted By barnetmill
Bananas and UXO

This was posted on the local gulf coast gun forum during a discussion of Banana trees.

Banana trees scare me.......When I was in middle school at Kadena AB, Okinawa (77-80), a typhoon mangled the...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 08-04-2020, 07:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,370
Posted By barnetmill
Re: New Banana pup - Blue Java I think

My tall namwa will likely will have bananas this year.

https://www.gulfcoastgunforum.com/attachments/1596585286987-png.89085/ ...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 06-24-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,370
Posted By barnetmill
Re: New Banana pup - Blue Java I think

Musa orinoco
https://a4.pbase.com/g1/61/350761/2/117332501.fBhfGh4B.jpg


My plant at the moment is at leas 15 ft tall. Maybe it is the dwarf orinoco that is 10 ft.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 06-24-2020, 05:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,370
Posted By barnetmill
Re: New Banana pup - Blue Java I think

Are these knuckles what is seen on the blue java. The plants was sold to me as an ice cream and I have never been sure. The bananas are tasty from it. ...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 03-05-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 579
Posted By barnetmill
Re: VICE filmed a 15 min Bit on the Cavendish Monocrop Failure

They got 50 or more years out of it and when/if they get a replacement will greedily go back to doing the same.
Plagues are the hazard of all agriculture. Monoculture makes if worse for sure. ...
Forum: Tiki Hut 08-23-2017, 11:50 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,195
Posted By barnetmill
Re: What besides stray cats eat cat food at night in FL?

I am sure everyone has mentioned raccoons and possums. At night in florida are many rodents about that might eat cat food. These include various rat like creatures and flying squirrels that might...
Forum: Other Plants 01-29-2016, 08:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,627
Posted By barnetmill
Re: Loquats in zone 7

I cannot speak for zone 7, but in Zone 8b in milder winters they yield fruit and in colder winters of say down to 19F no fruit on mine survive, but the leaves were not injured. They much hardier...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 06-07-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,046
Posted By barnetmill
Re: Dogs

What I do not know is if mothballs derived components will end up in the bananas.
Forum: Other Plants 10-30-2014, 12:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 999
Posted By barnetmill
hybrid chiquapin/chinese chestnut trees?

Two members of this forum recently gave me some seeds of an Allegheny chinquapin/unspecified chinese chestnut hybrid from a fellow member of the Southern fruit Fellowship which recently had an annual...
Forum: Other Plants 10-13-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,086
Posted By barnetmill
Re: Carnivorous plants, anyone?

I guess I could go out and dig up some pitcher plants which grow locally. Once I noticed in a track left by a bulldozer I had hired that there were sundews growing in it. Probably could not...
Forum: Tiki Hut 10-13-2014, 11:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,370
Posted By barnetmill
Re: Pest control

What ever I use must not be dangerous to my animals. Specifically my two White English farm dogs. Right now I am feeding them inside because of the fireants. Once I do some weeding by the fence I...
Forum: Other Plants 08-29-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,994
Posted By barnetmill
Re: Anyone ever plant Sorghum?

In africa IIRC it was dry land crop. There are apparently about 30 species of it.

I am interested to hear how your project turns out.
Forum: Other Plants 06-03-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,002
Posted By barnetmill
Re: How do you kill an extremely invasive tree?

How would you apply it to bamboo that is coming from a neighbors yard?
Forum: Other Plants 06-01-2014, 11:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,090
Posted By barnetmill
Re: Who's growing figs ?

Sort of looks like a pagan fertility ritual LOL.
Forum: Other Plants 05-29-2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,090
Posted By barnetmill
Re: Who's growing figs ?

If you want to grow figs this is a good link. I am still reading it.

INTRODUCTION TO FIGS (http://figs4fun.com/basics.html)
Forum: Tiki Hut 05-19-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 615
Views: 49,791
Posted By barnetmill
Re: Climate change hoax exposed?

The latest article to come to my attention:


I believe the above prediction was for by the end of the century.

There is no question that there has been a gradual warming in some far southern and...
Forum: Tiki Hut 05-19-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,786
Posted By barnetmill
Re: Who's growing caterpillars ?

You probably mean who is intentionally growing caterpillars? I hope to grow Catawba (Catalpa) worms for use as fish bait. Does that count?
Forum: Other Plants 05-18-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,196
Posted By barnetmill
Re: Grapefruit..

I relayed the above information to our email group. They have been concerned.
My single ice cream banana survived the winter and after about seven years finally has a pup. I hope to see some sort...
Forum: Other Plants 05-12-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,130
Posted By barnetmill
Re: Why I don't like Bamboo..

I have a problem with some bamboo that a neighbor planted that has invaded my property and that of another neighbor. I have other issues to deal with and will maybe next return to eradicating that...
Forum: Other Plants 05-11-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,196
Posted By barnetmill
Re: Grapefruit..

You may not know that Darkman was badly flooded during the last big rain that hit Pensacola with I am told water in his home above his floor. His orchard apparently also suffered damage from a...
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