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Forum: Main Banana Discussion 09-18-2018, 07:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 443
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Fruiting height

I am pretty sure this is the pre flag leaf!
Its somewhere around 9 or 10 feet tall.

http:// Banana Gallery - Pre flag leaf Iholena?...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 08-20-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,277
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Donetta

I have a smart phone, don't know if its the same one? saw I had a mistake in spelling. I have to crop it smaller and it really lowers the pixels. Should check into that picture resizer. Would be nice...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 08-20-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,277
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Donetta

The app I have is called Gallery and I just crop them on that app.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 08-20-2018, 05:29 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,277
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Donetta

For the longest time I was not able to post pictures. But i am pretty sure your problem is that it's still to big, thats always what happened to me it woud say it up loaded it but wouldn't get my...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 08-15-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 443
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Fruiting height

I am not sure how to tell if they are open or closed? Had seen a post how to tell but couldn't find it fast. This was a young plant so don't know if it is different then the old ones, the tall one...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 08-14-2018, 05:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 443
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Fruiting height

[QUOTE]The pstem should have some streaks of purple and pink; and the cigar & young leafs should have a bronze tint on the underside.

I have not noticed any pink on the pstem but the new leaves...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 08-13-2018, 05:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 443
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Fruiting height

I dont know if there is any way you can tell how close a banana is to flowering? this Iholena (was marked that) is a little taller then 6 foot and I am wandering if it will fruit in time before...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-17-2018, 05:29 AM
Replies: 1,552
Views: 157,395
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: What's blooming in your garden? (bananas)

Here is a photo of a dwarf Cavendish that is blooming, its got 300 bananas on! A little smaller fingers than some others I had but was pleased at the size bunch.

Banana Gallery - Dwarf Cavendish...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 11-04-2017, 12:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,070
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Need help with Cavendish

The first bloom looks nice!
I don't have much experience but from what I have those small ones never get big, They stay the same size. They did turn yellow but really don't have much fruit in there....
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-22-2017, 07:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,070
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Need help with Cavendish

Because I grow in pots this sparks my interest.
Mine bloomed and grew or stayed ok and filled out later. Might just take longer, the greenhouse was down to 47 and probably quite often in the 50, but...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-11-2017, 07:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 483
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Transplant tips?

The greenhouse is 40 by 50, the one end of the greenhouse is around 7 and the other end is 9 feet tall, its a square greenhouse, the north wall is two stone walls, they are about a foot and a half...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-11-2017, 12:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 483
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Transplant tips?

Yes I already got 4 bunches sizes 98, 50 170 and a super dwarf Cavendish around 30, I also have two plants in the ground, the one made a bunch of 160, the other is 4 feet?
The first two took about...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-11-2017, 09:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 483
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Transplant tips?

The corm is the part were the roots grow. Or thats how I dicribe it.
We can get down to single digits and even below 0, I think last winter we had 0 for the low. Yes fortunately I've got a...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-11-2017, 08:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 483
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Transplant tips?

If you have a dwarf Cavendish like mine, I would say 3/4 is around 5 feet, for me the last part grows a lot faster then the first part, I'll put some pictures in my gallery, the first picture is of...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-10-2017, 07:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 483
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Transplant tips?

I grow Cavendish in pots, my final size pot is around 20 gallons, personally I would take off the pups, they catch up with the mom and then there are two big plants in a pot, thats just what I...
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 08-20-2017, 06:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 587
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Dwarf Cavendish Banana help

I have a greenhouse that I have my plants in for the winter, it can go down to 47˚ (not really supposed to) and i had one bunch come out in Nov and about 7 months later we eat it, my second one came...
Forum: Container Grown Banana Plants 08-19-2017, 03:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 587
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Dwarf Cavendish Banana help

I grow my dwarf cavendish in pots and am getting my third bunch, one had 98 another had 50 and this one is still blooming so I don't know how much it will give, i take off the suckers fairly small 1'...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 07-30-2017, 07:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,057
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: I need help, an update

I thought I would give an update on the plants, I put a lot of sawdust in the dirt in the greenhouse, and gave the small ones dirt.
The big ones leaves kept growing out smaller and VERY crippled,...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 05-27-2017, 07:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,057
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: I need help!

Thank you all for your time and advice!! I really appreciate it!
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 05-26-2017, 04:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,057
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: I need help!

No is has'st been sprayed since then, its not a product we use around here, it was in a box of a old lady and he sprayed it in the greenhouse while nothing was in there, we took that greenhouse down...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 05-26-2017, 08:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,057
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: I need help!

Yes it is brittle and full of water
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 05-25-2017, 06:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,057
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: I need help!

No they are in the dirt.
I put a little bit in my hand, i also fed the same amount to my plants in the pot and they are doing great, both gave fruit. And their pups are doing good great
I dont give...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 05-24-2017, 09:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,057
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: I need help!

There is not really anything growing besides grass around there, its in a green house so it doesn't get the full amount of rain, but has been getting quite a bit of rain since the plastic wasn't...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 05-24-2017, 04:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,057
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
I need help!

I've got a problem and I'am curious if anyone has had this problem or if no one knows about it.
I'll start from the beginning, my brother sprayed Torden RTU. About a year later I planted three banana...
Forum: Member Introductions 10-19-2016, 01:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 586
Posted By Sarah Brubacker
Re: Banana plant information

I would love to update my profile but not quite sure how. I live in Missouri, southwest part
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