Bananas.org

Welcome to the Bananas.org forums.

You're currently viewing our message boards as a guest which gives you limited access to participate in discussions and access our other features such as our wiki and photo gallery. By joining our community, you'll have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload photos, and access many other special features. Registration is fast and simple, so please join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.

Go Back   Bananas.org > Search Forums
The Facebook Platform
Register Photo Gallery Classifieds Wiki Chat Map Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Showing results 1 to 7 of 7
Search took 0.13 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: davidcb
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 03-04-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 10,770
Posted By PR-Giants
Simple and Effective, but not Elegant.

This is a simple and effective way to grow bananas.

My plants produce larger bunches and do it more quickly using this system.

No fertilizer was used, only grass clippings and water were added to...
Forum: Hydroponics 07-16-2010, 02:37 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,813
Posted By matt18e
Re: Hydroponic banana growers sound off

It's been a while since I've posted so I thought I'd update my fellow hydro nerds on my plant. I had about 10 ensete ventricosums in a hydroponic system, a basjoo, and a super dwarf cavendish. All...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 08-17-2009, 11:54 PM
Replies: 197
Sticky: Water suckers
Views: 82,342
Posted By Richard
Re: Water suckers

Water suckers and sword suckers: after transplanting into a 5+ gallon pots and feeding them through irrigation for 3 months ... mine are indistiguishable. I am using 100ppm nitrogen, 25ppm phosphate,...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 08-03-2008, 04:32 PM
Replies: 197
Sticky: Water suckers
Views: 82,342
Posted By MediaHound
Re: Water suckers

Here's a couple pictures I just took of one sword pup and two water suckers on a stand of Jamaican Red that I have.
The water suckers are closer to where the last pseudostem was to bloom. I imagine...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-26-2008, 11:51 PM
Replies: 197
Sticky: Water suckers
Views: 82,342
Posted By pitangadiego
Re: Water suckers

Here is an example of the huge difference in root development and corm size between water and sword suckers. Both are Goldfinger pups removed at the same time from the same parent...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-20-2008, 11:20 PM
Replies: 197
Sticky: Water suckers
Views: 82,342
Posted By pitangadiego
Re: Water suckers

They tend to grow well and look nice as small plants because they get true leaves earlier than the sword suckers, but have less well developed root systems and seem to lack vigor throughout their...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 11-02-2005, 03:42 PM
Replies: 578
Views: 190,716
Posted By bigdog
Time to store the bananas, dormant for the Winter

It's the time of year that I dread...time to dig up the bananas. For those of us in colder zones with no greenhouse, we have to do it in order to ever get fruit. Everybody has their own methods of...
Showing results 1 to 7 of 7

 

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:13 PM.





Follow us:
Twitter YouTube

All content © Bananas.org & the respective author.