when is this basjoo gonna soar?

nucci60(6 Ma.)June 4, 2006

HI, everyone. got a great basjoo off ebay. all leaves were cut except the leading frond. it has been in the ground two weeks and just lying there. we have had some warm days, but a lot of cool rainy days. the leaf looks like itis trying to open, but the very tip is now black. does it need a lot of hot weather totake off? it is about 28 inches tall. thanks! save my banana, please!

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
hibiscus909(7)

Be patient. Do not water until the leaves do start growing. Cool and rainy is not good; if you can at all shelter it from the water would be helpful.
It has been warm here, but my basjoos only just started growing recently. I would have thought they'd be going a bit sooner, and these were established plants. Patience rewarded :)

s.

    Bookmark   June 4, 2006 at 9:51PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
nucci60(6 Ma.)

thanks seahorse,I will try to protect it if it starts raining again

    Bookmark   June 4, 2006 at 10:30PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Banana tree not doing well
I have a big banana tree that has been thriving until...
sibbell
Banana Palm uprooted in winds!
How can I save it???
Green4les
Thinking about buying a dwarf edible banana tree.
Hello everyone. I'm thinking about purchasing a dwarf...
Citruslover1
ice cream banana tree
i have had the bananas for a few months.. dont seem...
sudsmcduff
What size container to transplant into
I just purchased an unknown banana plant (labeled Musa...
drtd
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™