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Forum: Social Announcements & Good Wishes 01-30-2018, 09:40 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 42,307
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: In Memoriam: Tog Tan

Tog was incredibly knowledgeable about bananas. I was envious that he was able to walk outside of his home and right into the jungle full of different banana varieties. He is missed and with him went...
Forum: Tiki Hut 05-29-2012, 06:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 657
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Heronswood Gardens For Sale

This is really sad, I just read about this today in nursery management magazine. Here is a link to the article.


Heronswood goes to auction - Nursery Management...
Forum: Social Announcements & Good Wishes 10-27-2011, 09:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,651
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Back from Tampa FL

Ken,

Keep it in mind that Naples and south is considered frost free. Although last year on Dec. 27th the overnight low was 29 F in Lehigh Acres and the low 30's everywhere else. Those in Miami were...
Forum: Social Announcements & Good Wishes 10-26-2011, 07:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,651
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Back from Tampa FL

Tony,

We went to the Ding Darling reserve in August! What a beautiful place,and the most peaceful place too. I tried for the longest time to photograph the fish jumping out of the water. I have no...
Forum: Social Announcements & Good Wishes 10-26-2011, 07:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,651
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Back from Tampa FL

Ken,

I love the Tampa/St. Pete area, did you get to visit the Sunken Gardens in St.Pete? The place you really should go is SW Florida Ft Myers/Naples/Sanibel !! I frequent the area as often as I...
Forum: Social Announcements & Good Wishes 10-26-2011, 06:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 856
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Veterans Day freebies for vets & active duty military

Thanks for the info Bob! Looks like I might be eating at Applebee's on veteran's day.

Michael
Forum: Other Plants 06-27-2011, 01:45 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 12,401
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Growing Windmill palms in zone 6?

If you want cold hardy palms check out my friend Brian William site google Brian's Botanicals. Brian is located in Louisville KY and he will ship them to you or if you would like to drive it you can...
Forum: Species Bananas 06-24-2011, 02:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,038
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Variation in seed grown M. itinerans "burmese blue"

I'm not familiar with the blue Burmese so I can not speak as an authority of that variety of banana. What I can speak about is plants that are grown from seed and the variants that you will find as a...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 06-24-2011, 09:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,514
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Black Thai - Color Loss

I'm not familiar with the specifics of Thai Black but I can tell you that on Alocasia and Colocasia that there is a color difference if they are grown in shade verses full sun.

Michael
Forum: Banana Plants Wanted 06-17-2011, 06:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,747
Posted By Ueberwinden
There is a mouse in the house!!

This last winter was quite rough for me, it wasn't the weather that really hurt, it was a mouse that decided that my grow room would be his winter home. This unwanted guest started out quietly out of...
Forum: Social Announcements & Good Wishes 06-16-2011, 08:39 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 42,307
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: In Memoriam: Tog Tan

I have an email folder named tog tan, and I have kept all of our conversations. I like to read them from time to time. I was out of town when he passed away and didn't find out what had happened for...
Forum: Cold Hardy Bananas 04-02-2011, 06:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,906
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Winter setback!

Dean don't feel too bad, this winter I had a mouse get into the grow room without me knowing and once the signs show up it was too late. That mouse had chewed up many of my corms and burrowed into...
Forum: Other Plants 09-22-2010, 04:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,251
Posted By Ueberwinden
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 09-17-2010, 02:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,312
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Winter Storage

Bob,

Thanks for the link, it's helpful. All of my bananas are in containers from one gallon up to 20 gallons. I guess I'll remove them from the containers and store the soil. I purchased some...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 09-15-2010, 08:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,312
Posted By Ueberwinden
Winter Storage

I have so many bananas and alocasias this season that I really don't want to keep them in pots over the winter for space reasons. Looking for storage suggestions, I have Thai black, basjoo, Kru,...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-27-2010, 10:22 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 28,498
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Thai Black

Just curious if anyone is growing Thai Black in the ground in cooler zones (zone 6-7) I want to see how you are dealing with cold issues and site prep.

Michael
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 07-27-2010, 09:46 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 59,794
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: What did you pot today (Bananas)

On Sunday I potted 18 Thai Black from gallon pots to 3 gallon, 18 Musa Basjoo from 4" pots to gallon, 8 Musa Kru from 4" pot to gallon (10 left in 4" pots), 8 Borneo Giant to 3 gallon pots, Pink...
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 04-05-2010, 08:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,060
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Re-introducing to Outdoors

I put my bananas out last week and they are doing well. I have them on the south west corner of the patio where they receive some early morning sun but the house blocks the sun for the rest of the...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-02-2010, 06:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 980
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Ladang Musaceae lives

Jack that is an interesting question! I have never spoke to his daughter and do not have his address. I don't know if she is even maintaining his email or not. I have another friend in Malay with a...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-02-2010, 01:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 980
Posted By Ueberwinden
Ladang Musaceae lives

Friends,

Most everyone who knew Tog had heard about Ladang Musaceae. This was his dream. I didn't know Tog very long, but we had several discussions, Via Email about Ladang Musaceae. We were...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 04-02-2010, 01:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,480
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Price check 2 gallonish ensete V murellie

One thing you must keep in mind when buying plants it that price is regional!! What I mean is this, when I visit Naples/Ft. Myers Florida I can buy, (and did) bougainvillea in 2 gallon pots for $5....
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 01-27-2010, 09:29 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 21,452
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Tissue Culture Workshop Interest

Anyone in the Cincinnati area there will be a Plant TIssue Culture Workshop on Feb 6 at Cincinnati State College. This class is being presented by Home Kitchen Culture Education.

Michael
Forum: Member Introductions 01-27-2010, 09:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,118
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Hello from Malaysia

Welcome!

Michael
Forum: Member Introductions 01-27-2010, 09:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,295
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Just found this site

Welcome!

Michael
Forum: Member Introductions 01-26-2010, 12:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,021
Posted By Ueberwinden
Re: Hi from Auckland NZ

welcome

Michael
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