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Forum: Banana Identification 09-12-2018, 08:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 158
Posted By druss
Re: Need identity info for Nino and dwarf Nino

https://www.crop-diversity.org/mgis/accession/01USA10831
A few pics and description.
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 09-05-2018, 10:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 993
Posted By druss
Re: first attempt, opinions please

It's old and second hand but its mine. In the hunt for a set of lab scales, a microscope and a stirring hot plate.
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 09-05-2018, 10:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 993
Posted By druss
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 09-05-2018, 10:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 993
Posted By druss
Re: first attempt, opinions please

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=63587&size=1 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=63587)I
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 09-05-2018, 09:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 962
Posted By druss
Re: flow hood

Yup, I'm going to try macro next, think its a faster method.
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 09-05-2018, 08:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 962
Posted By druss
Re: flow hood

Yup, do a clean with bleach and run before each use.
Forum: Banana Plant Soil, Additives, and Fertilizer 08-22-2018, 04:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,063
Posted By druss
Re: Growing hormones, stimulators experiments. A lill bit of practical knowledge.

I did note the solubility issues, hadn't had time to update my post, but hadn't come across the vitamin c info, cool.
Forum: Banana Plant Soil, Additives, and Fertilizer 08-20-2018, 06:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,063
Posted By druss
Re: Growing hormones, stimulators experiments. A lill bit of practical knowledge.

Not sure about the rest but there is definitely scientific literature out there on the positive effects of titanates on a species specific basis. It works well with some, not at all with others....
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 08-20-2018, 12:11 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 87
Posted By druss
musa bhutan

Just wondered if anyone had fruited this at all.
Forum: Species Bananas 08-04-2018, 05:38 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 266
Posted By druss
musa helens hybrid

Have a few of these too. Supposedly a sikkimensis x chimi champa hybrid.http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=63355&size=1...
Forum: Species Bananas 08-04-2018, 05:32 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 160
Posted By druss
musa helens hybrid

Have a few of these too. Supposedly a sikkimensis x chimi champa hybrid.http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=63355&size=1...
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 07-31-2018, 05:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 993
Posted By druss
Re: first attempt, opinions please

I appreciate the vote of confidence Ty, but I'm so far behind guys like yourself, Gabe, Bryce , Nick and others, I doubt I'll show you guys anything new. ��
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 07-28-2018, 11:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,382
Posted By druss
Re: Containers: width vs height?

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=63336&size=1 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=63336) Im putting mine in cut down ibc/cubes. Currently cutting them down to 400L,...
Forum: Species Bananas 07-27-2018, 09:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 296
Posted By druss
musa thomsonii

Got six musa thomsonii from a batch of 50 seeds from rarepalms, they seem to be going well. Plan on putting them in four hundred litre pots come spring and applying a commercial fert regime. See if...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 07-27-2018, 06:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 600
Posted By druss
Re: Genetics question; calculating potential offspring?

Thought I should update this, I was reading an article" Pollen fertility in Musa: Viability in cultivars grown in Southern Australia" by J. A. Fortescue A B and D. W. Turner A, This lists goldfinger...
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 07-21-2018, 04:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 993
Posted By druss
Re: first attempt, opinions please

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=63294&size=1 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=63294)
Looks like I might have some success yet.
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 06-30-2018, 11:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 993
Posted By druss
Re: first attempt, opinions please

If this works I might be able to share some of the other types I have with you,I also have a couple more types coming.
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 06-30-2018, 07:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 993
Posted By druss
Re: first attempt, opinions please

That would be awesome, Jmc, did u get saba?
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 06-30-2018, 05:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 993
Posted By druss
Re: first attempt, opinions please

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=63223&size=1 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=63223)Gold finger
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 06-30-2018, 04:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 993
Posted By druss
first attempt, updated

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=63221&size=1 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=63221)

these are my first attempt at Tc, they are 21 days in. I wrapped the jars in...
Forum: Banana Seed Germination Forum 06-24-2018, 02:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By druss
Re: seeds germinating

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=63211&size=1 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=63211&ppuser=20119)
Musa itinerans Burmese blue,.
Forum: Banana Seed Germination Forum 06-24-2018, 02:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By druss
Re: seeds germinating

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=63139&size=1 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=63139&ppuser=20119)
First Musa griersonii from Mark Davies, got some in from a...
Forum: Banana Seed Germination Forum 06-24-2018, 02:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By druss
Re: seeds germinating

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=63207&size=1 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=63207&ppuser=20119)
Musa mannii from Jungle seeds I think.
Forum: Banana Seed Germination Forum 06-24-2018, 02:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By druss
Re: seeds germinating

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=63208&size=1 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=63208&ppuser=20119)
First Musa yunnanensis from rare palms.
Forum: Banana Seed Germination Forum 06-24-2018, 02:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By druss
seeds germinating

http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=63209&size=1 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=63209&ppuser=20119)Got a few seeds starting. This is the first of my sikkimensis x...
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