BANANAS this summer

tropicpalmsSeptember 16, 2009

Bottom w/ pups. I have already seperated 3 other pups approx. 4-6' in height.

Looking up the trunk.

I will post many more soon. I have one w/ bananas the fruited also. - Justin in VB

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knotz(8/PNW SWWA)

GREAT pictures!!

    Bookmark   September 16, 2009 at 7:46PM
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sfhellwig(6a SE Kansas)

Beautiful. What type of banana is it? In Zone 8 you won't have to dig them up will you? That is just an impressive stalk.

    Bookmark   September 17, 2009 at 10:12AM
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Musa Orinoco im pretty sure because i have another which flowered and had bananas. ( I will post pics. soon ) I know many people around here who leave them over winter and they will die back to the bulb then shoot up almost a foot a week in late feb. early march. I on the other hand dont like to see them die... so I dig them up leave the upper leaves and pot them and have them as house plants for the 4 approx winter months. Thank you they and I love the summer. -Justin

    Bookmark   September 17, 2009 at 2:08PM
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