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Tropical Fruit => Tropical Fruit Discussion => Topic started by: Nuraxi on October 27, 2021, 12:31:02 PM

Title: My first Banana plant, in Sardinia land!.
Post by: Nuraxi on October 27, 2021, 12:31:02 PM
Greetings,
this is the photo story of my first banana plant, a gift from a friend,I think it is an .. orinoco / Bluggoe like clone, born in July 2019, planted in the ground in March 2020, it blossomed in early July 2021, at..  two years old, I grow all my plants in organically, in my small experimental tropical garden.
Some bananas have variegations, one fruit in particular, is of a different color, which gives a little more blue than green ...
I think they are ready to be harvested, at the end of November, I have already tasted the fruits of my friend's plant, when they are ripe, they are really delicious !.



(https://i.postimg.cc/ftv8xBt7/416-B331-D-9-E13-4-BA7-8-AD0-F13-BB0-DB08-C5.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/ftv8xBt7)

(https://i.postimg.cc/DJ5cW0HB/C1291-E8-D-B88-C-4002-9-D9-F-600-F9-E1-EE645.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/DJ5cW0HB)

(https://i.postimg.cc/8Jyhp3fY/18474708-AB9-C-42-E3-B1-F7-546-B475348-BF.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/8Jyhp3fY)




(https://i.postimg.cc/ftkVKbkH/B2-AC6579-EB72-45-D0-96-D7-278770-F6-F53-D.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/ftkVKbkH)

(https://i.postimg.cc/SjMsN39z/2970-E31-A-A3-FF-4-CE6-8-B02-FCC35-DDDDEC6.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/SjMsN39z)

(https://i.postimg.cc/SYfbY6qH/A0-D0-CE7-B-7064-4-BE3-BBC0-019585-F5-B9-DC.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/SYfbY6qH)

(https://i.postimg.cc/BLD04WzS/C7765913-E761-4-DBA-96-A2-12-F50-A9-E55-D5.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/BLD04WzS)


(https://i.postimg.cc/CngVKPyj/69002-D4-E-BC9-F-47-CD-B2-F8-68328-BAFE362.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/CngVKPyj)
Title: Re: My first Banana plant.
Post by: pineislander on October 27, 2021, 11:20:20 PM
You did well. Genetic potential on Bluggoe is about six hands so you did it!
Title: Re: My first Banana plant.
Post by: Orto1978 on October 28, 2021, 07:36:09 AM
I can't wait until my bananas fruit. Great result Nuraxi!

Greetings,
this is the photo story of my first banana plant, a gift from a friend,I think it is an .. orinoco / Bluggoe like clone, born in 2019, planted in the ground in March 2020, it blossomed in early July 2021, at..  two years old, I grow all my plants in organically, in my small experimental tropical garden.
Some bananas have variegations, one fruit in particular, is of a different color, which gives a little more blue than green ...
I think they are ready to be harvested, at the end of November, I have already tasted the fruits of my friend's plant, when they are ripe, they are really delicious !.



(https://i.postimg.cc/ftv8xBt7/416-B331-D-9-E13-4-BA7-8-AD0-F13-BB0-DB08-C5.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/ftv8xBt7)

(https://i.postimg.cc/DJ5cW0HB/C1291-E8-D-B88-C-4002-9-D9-F-600-F9-E1-EE645.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/DJ5cW0HB)

(https://i.postimg.cc/8Jyhp3fY/18474708-AB9-C-42-E3-B1-F7-546-B475348-BF.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/8Jyhp3fY)




(https://i.postimg.cc/ftkVKbkH/B2-AC6579-EB72-45-D0-96-D7-278770-F6-F53-D.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/ftkVKbkH)

(https://i.postimg.cc/SjMsN39z/2970-E31-A-A3-FF-4-CE6-8-B02-FCC35-DDDDEC6.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/SjMsN39z)

(https://i.postimg.cc/SYfbY6qH/A0-D0-CE7-B-7064-4-BE3-BBC0-019585-F5-B9-DC.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/SYfbY6qH)

(https://i.postimg.cc/BLD04WzS/C7765913-E761-4-DBA-96-A2-12-F50-A9-E55-D5.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/BLD04WzS)


(https://i.postimg.cc/CngVKPyj/69002-D4-E-BC9-F-47-CD-B2-F8-68328-BAFE362.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/CngVKPyj)
Title: Re: My first Banana plant.
Post by: Nuraxi on October 28, 2021, 09:03:44 AM
You did well. Genetic potential on Bluggoe is about six hands so you did it!
Thank you very much, now I look forward to my first harvest.
Title: Re: My first Banana plant.
Post by: Nuraxi on October 28, 2021, 09:07:05 AM
Thanks orto1978, I hope so for you too…
Title: Re: My first Banana plant, in Sardinia land!.
Post by: Nuraxi on April 05, 2022, 06:29:18 AM
Hello, in the end I picked the bunch of bananas,early December, when ripe they were really good, now I'm waiting to taste the Dwarf Namwah.
(https://i.postimg.cc/BPtQyNS1/DBF2-DF60-26-C3-400-A-B53-B-D2491-F1-D497-B.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/BPtQyNS1)
Title: Re: My first Banana plant, in Sardinia land!.
Post by: Nuraxi on April 05, 2022, 06:29:57 AM

(https://i.postimg.cc/nCDnDXCZ/06-D7-A17-B-4-D00-424-B-A350-EB46-EC743785.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/nCDnDXCZ)
Title: Re: My first Banana plant, in Sardinia land!.
Post by: Nuraxi on April 05, 2022, 06:30:31 AM

(https://i.postimg.cc/hQ7RTY4M/95716-CF2-1-FD8-418-D-A623-18-B99-F414-CB5.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/hQ7RTY4M)
Title: Re: My first Banana plant, in Sardinia land!.
Post by: RodneyS on April 06, 2022, 04:58:25 PM
You will love the Dwarf Namwah.  I've grown it for years and always await their ripening.  I've been thinking of adding Raja Puri for another dwarf banana
Title: Re: My first Banana plant, in Sardinia land!.
Post by: Nuraxi on April 07, 2022, 04:19:28 AM
Thanks RodneyS, yes I read that it is very good, I planted my sucker almost a year ago, it is still small, in winter it slowed down the emission of the leaves but it did not stop, now with the arrival of good weather here it will explode again, these days I will plant either a Dwarf Brasilian (Prata anã) or a Pisang Ceylon, here in Sardinia Island, Orto1978 has a nice collection of muses.
Title: Re: My first Banana plant, in Sardinia land!.
Post by: digigarden on April 07, 2022, 12:18:02 PM
Good result, these look tasty.
Title: Re: My first Banana plant, in Sardinia land!.
Post by: Nuraxi on April 07, 2022, 03:58:52 PM
Thanks, they were delicious, certainly better than bananas from the supermarket, even if some had a kind of hard seed in the center, and not fully formed, but I'm talking about 5/7 bananas in total ...