bannanas in the basement

stanc(5)January 29, 2010

Is anyone on this form overwinteirng bannanas,star jasmin and any other plants in your basement.

I have about 10 bannana plants ,eight star jasmin and a load of cannas,elephnat ears and other plants.

Stanc

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
madisonkathy

I keep a bunch of elephant ears in a pot every winter. I dig up and dry the cannas, but the elephant ears do very well, well watered and in the sun.

    Bookmark   January 31, 2010 at 1:22PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
turquoise(5)

I overwinter bananas, canna, elephant ear. My jasmine plant didn't make it this year, I think I left it a day too long outside this fall!

    Bookmark   February 26, 2010 at 10:13AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
ouisch(8 Seattle)

I brought 3 star jasmines inside last fall but just kept them by the sliding door. They flowered shortly after bringing them in and then haven't grown much all winter. The past couple of weeks they have had sudden growth spurts which I keep trimming.
Last year I did bring my potted wisteria vine and lilac bush into the garage (our basement is too warm) and come spring, they knew just when to start growing again. They didn't get any light.

    Bookmark   March 11, 2010 at 3:09PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Patches of Dirt
My lawn seems to be an active mine field during the...
damando
Anyone trapping rabbits now to keep spring plants safe?
Where I live (suburbs) I have noticed that if I trap...
justaguy2
whats good seed for sweet corn
Last year I bought some corn seed, of course don't...
steelskies
Raspberries ran a muck!
We just bought a home which has a 16x16' fencened in...
Cheyenne10
buckthorn brush
Hi, I'm new here and new to Wisconsin. I recently noticed...
kplusonline
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™