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Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 11-14-2017, 11:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 730
Posted By Gabe15
Re: slicing a corm

Some would probably grow, but you’d have better luck cutting them like an orange to make wedges. 4 pieces is fine, you could try more but better to try on larger corms.
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 11-14-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 813
Posted By crazy banana
Re: how to encourage pupping

Fertilizer application and stress to a corm (accidental damage by garden tools, overcrowding) will encourage pupping. In the past I have also used Azomite, but nowadays I have way too many pups, so I...
Forum: Tissue Culturing & Other Propagation Techniques of Banana Plants 11-13-2017, 11:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 813
Posted By sputinc7
Re: how to encourage pupping

Nitrogen seems to encourage pupping, I have seen that.
Forum: Member Introductions 11-07-2017, 03:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 474
Posted By bananafest
National Banana Fest 2018

Hello dear Banana Lovers....
Warm Greetings from National Banana Fest 2018 Organizing Committee!!!!!!!

We are delighted to inform you that a five-day National Banana Festival (NBF-2018) is being...
Forum: Other Plants 11-02-2017, 03:08 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,105
Posted By nealnick5
Joy Dinosaur Food!

I figured since y'all like bananas with huge foliage you'd love this plant too. 2nd biggest leaves in the world! The largest in the world belong to its close relative, reaching an astonishing 10ft x...
Forum: Ornamental Bananas 11-02-2017, 01:42 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,889
Posted By Tytaylor77
Re: Musa Aeae White Variegated

They are talking about namwa pearl. It was a yellow looking plant. I can’t comment since I have never grown it.

I have namwa mailong which is beautiful but grows very slow for me. It’s grown all...
Forum: Tiki Hut 10-31-2017, 08:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 373
Posted By Richard
Happy Halloween!

Pawlinators.

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Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-31-2017, 08:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 906
Posted By Island Brah
Re: Southeast "Dry-Root" Winter Storage

Wow, great work moving that by yourself! I'd need lots of beer after that much lifting lol.

I too was thinking about the material of the exercise ball and thought the same about a folded towel/door...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-30-2017, 09:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 906
Posted By Island Brah
Southeast "Dry-Root" Winter Storage

With temps near Atlanta getting down to 33-35 this morning, It was time to wheel in the ones that are way too massive for the grow lights! This borderline freezing temp is only here for one morning...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-25-2017, 08:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 402
Posted By Iowa
Time to Dig 2

Almost forgot the one I plant at a friends, 10-24-17, 43F for a high today.
Orinoco's all put up for the winter, now if I had all the Elephant Ears dug I would be in good...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 10-25-2017, 07:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 587
Posted By Iowa
Time to Dig

The cold is on it's way, 10-23-17 Musa 'Orinoco's on their way to the basement.

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Forum: Bananas.org Site News 08-12-2013, 07:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,943
Posted By cincinnana
Re: Wintering E. Maurellii in HZ8,-7 or 6?

I have to keep this one indoors for the winter.
The plant gets stressed but bounces back once brought outside again.
There is a fella on these forums that stores them dormant indoors but his name is...
Forum: Member Introductions 08-18-2011, 09:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,575
Posted By banditeyes
Re: New to Nanners

Thanks Annie that these bananas really do grow in Ohio...can't wait until next year and hope mine do as well as yours have...I may yet leave them in pots or maybe just try planting one in the ground...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 12-07-2010, 10:19 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,987
Posted By snc
Re: Im losing the battle against spider mites

au contraire mon frere.....

It has taken me 2 yrs to get the mixture right but I have defeated mealy bugs by misting. My mixture is based upon the recipie below. I do however add a lot more...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 12-02-2010, 07:39 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,098
Posted By Bob
Re: This seems to be happening to everyone this year... more tales of bad timing!

Thanks Annie... you're the exact gardener I'd hope to inspire showing these pics and made the thread worthwhile. Just keep trying and take the best care of your plants you can and that the climate...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 11-16-2010, 09:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 989
Posted By pitangadiego
Re: Backyard Memories, Southwest Ohio

Thankfully, I have no memories of Ohio, but those pix would have been good ones.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 11-16-2010, 08:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 989
Posted By alpha010
Re: Backyard Memories, Southwest Ohio

Hey Annie, very nice looking scenery! You have the look that I'm going to shoot for in the next few years. I am in NE Ohio near youngstown but zone is roughly the same, Kinda sucks having to put...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 11-16-2010, 05:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 989
Posted By stumpy4700
Re: Backyard Memories, Southwest Ohio

Your plants look great. BTW I grew up just outside of Dayton. Funny I never saw any Bananas back then.
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 09-24-2009, 12:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,634
Posted By natej740
Re: S. OH Banana Garden Before Winter + Red Abyssinian Question

I was messing around on youtube last night and found this video i hope it helps you out also....

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Forum: Member Introductions 06-16-2009, 03:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,168
Posted By Michael_Andrew
Re: Just Getting Started

Wow Annie I never expected to have any blooms being this far north and the short season. But you have inspired me. Maybe next year I'll have some too!

Michael
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 06-16-2009, 12:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,082
Posted By Jack Daw
Re: Advice -- First Time Fruiting Cavendish

Gabe's right about the suckers, if they are large enough and old enough, they could provide just enough sustainance. Other than that, you don't have to cut the Cavendish for winter, it can easily be...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 06-16-2009, 12:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,082
Posted By Gabe15
Re: Advice -- First Time Fruiting Cavendish

The plant is severely choked and not fruiting normally. The good news is that there is nothing you can do about it, so just let them run their course and hope for the best!

What happened was that...
Forum: Main Banana Discussion 06-15-2009, 10:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,082
Posted By CookieCows
Re: Advice -- First Time Fruiting Cavendish

Zone 6A ..... you give me such hope!! So now can the summer be long enough? :lurk: I'll be crossing my fingers and toes for you!!

Deb
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