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Forum: Main Banana Discussion 08-29-2020, 12:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 489
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Laura Hurricane

We had tree and plant damage, my poor banana took a lot of wind abuse, but will survive with trimming. We hunkered down in south Central Louisiana (south of Lafayette). Windows boarded up and several...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 08-21-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 580
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Beauty of Namwah thread :D

Mine started out as a blue Java, then turned into a Namwah. Lol
http://www.bananas.org/gallery/watermark.php?file=65415&size=1 (http://www.bananas.org/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=65415&ppuser=31096)
Forum: Banana Plant Health And Maintenance Topics 08-21-2020, 01:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 242
Posted By brmcandy
Re: When to cut flower

LOL Backyard Banana Joe :08:
Forum: Banana Plant Health And Maintenance Topics 08-20-2020, 06:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 242
Posted By brmcandy
When to cut flower

I have a plant that's flower is no longer producing bananas. It is about a foot below the last banana cluster. When and where do I cut the flower? Thanks all :0517:
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-31-2020, 03:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By brmcandy
Re: new bananas having problems

Thank goodness! Thank you :woohoonaner:
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-31-2020, 10:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By brmcandy
Re: new bananas having problems

https://photos.app.goo.gl/A7om6AFcsGB2UEP86
I hope these are good enough to tell.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-29-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By brmcandy
new bananas having problems

I have new fruit growing, and the first few bunches look great, but the newest ones forming look like they ae bruised. They don't look healthy. I did just change fertilizer for the bloom. Can that...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-27-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 734
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Very first banana bloom ever!

The Pstem is only 6ft. The mother was off to a bad start after winter, so the pups are bigger from last year. It grew into.my plastic winter cover, and bent over, so I had to cut to the healthy part....
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-25-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 734
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Very first banana bloom ever!

I planted it last spring.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-24-2020, 09:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 734
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Very first banana bloom ever!

Planted in the ground. The "box" was to keep grass out, and hold mulch. There is also fencing for winter. I am going to have to expand it and cut out 2 pups of pups this fall. I think the dimensions...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-24-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 734
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Very first banana bloom ever!

Current photos of it.
https://photos.app.goo.gl/ttS9rWVBbrokqmeZA
https://photos.app.goo.gl/KnwxmmiCHMDcUg75A
https://photos.app.goo.gl/PS3G5QzLyAtQieRb6
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-24-2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 734
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Very first banana bloom ever!

Thank you! I have it in full sun, and I water every other day. I am in zone 8b-9a. I was feeding every 3 weeks with a fruiting fertilizer, then when the bloom came, I switched to a powder mixed in...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-24-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 734
Posted By brmcandy
Joy Re: Very first banana bloom ever!

Thank you! I am pampering it 😁:goteam:
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-24-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 734
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Very first banana bloom ever!

I am guessing Namwah?
https://photos.app.goo.gl/jjS4qYYh3Ui1V3AF8
https://photos.app.goo.gl/yrSEeDZqsEApKKt87
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-16-2020, 10:08 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 734
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Very first banana bloom ever!

Not sure. I am actually hoping for a Namwah instead of the "Ice cream" I bought. When the bloom is full, I will post it here :)
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-15-2020, 05:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 734
Posted By brmcandy
Very first banana bloom ever!

https://photos.app.goo.gl/iuRCs8zm4TkdnrSq8

:birthdaynana::woohoonaner::woohoonaner::woohoonaner::woohoonaner:
Forum: Banana Plants For Sale & Auction 05-22-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 980
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Looking for dwarf red

After my husband finishes this job he is working on, we are looking hard at this. Does it do well in the ground there? I am on Oxygen, so travel is hard. How much would one cost?
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-12-2020, 01:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Good start for the season

I don't have a problem having a Namwah :woohoonaner:
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-04-2020, 07:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By brmcandy
Good start for the season

I honestly thought this was damaged as it grew under the plastic this winter, but it appears to be a Hardy "ice cream" banana.https://photos.app.goo.gl/oz3ZBxC6bq2bqDJz6
Forum: Banana Plants For Sale & Auction 02-24-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 980
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Looking for dwarf red

Just south of Lafayette. I would have to put it in the ground yr round, so it would have to handle 25-32 degrees under mulch in the winter. My husband and I are still talking about it, but we...
Forum: Banana Plants For Sale & Auction 02-22-2020, 11:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 980
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Looking for dwarf red

I am thinking of the same next banana.
Forum: Other Plants 01-16-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 695
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Ginger root

Thanks everyone! Great advice, and lots of good information :)
Forum: Other Plants 01-14-2020, 03:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 695
Posted By brmcandy
Ginger root

Has anyone had success in growing ginger root? I wonder if it behaves like other rhyzomes. I am in Louisiana, zone 8b-9a. know to grow it in shade, but during winter I can't take it inside because of...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 11-11-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 583
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Cutting banana plant

I was told I need to overlap the plastic, so going to do that today. You guys are so helpful. Glad I found this place :woohoonaner:::woohoonaner::woohoonaner:
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 11-10-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 583
Posted By brmcandy
Re: Cutting banana plant

https://photos.app.goo.gl/BCCcjtwshEC5pWeJ9

After consideration of a few techniques for winterizing, we decided to do the cut. There were 3 pups on, but because it had already stopped pushing,...
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