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by Dave Brown
Sun Nov 03, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Ensete Hiniba frosted to -2.1C and lives to tell the tale
Replies: 1
Views: 51

Ensete Hiniba frosted to -2.1C and lives to tell the tale

I spent most of last summer and autumn dealing with a house clearance, repair, and sale. Finally it was gone on 19th November, and I could start to think about my garden, no sooner had I started to think about getting plants in, and we had the first frost of the year overnight 21st/22nd November, an...
by Dave Brown
Fri Nov 01, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Ensete propagation - You DON'T have to kill the growth point.
Replies: 6
Views: 120

Ensete propagation - You DON'T have to kill the growth point.

When I Propped my Ensete ventricosum Montbeliardii back in 2015, I cut the stem down, then quartered the rhizome. Very quickly, one section produced a huge pup followsed by many tiny pups. The other 3 sections took longer and only ...
by Volksman999
Thu Aug 16, 2018 5:51 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: What is damaging my ensete
Replies: 1
Views: 401

What is damaging my ensete

I planted a new Ensete Maurelii a few weeks ago and it has already produced several new leaves. However, the most recent one (which has yet to unfurl) has had much of its top eaten. I cannot see anything in it that might have done ...
by JonC
Sat Aug 11, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: 30% Off Ensete bananas
Replies: 0
Views: 1086

30% Off Ensete bananas

I got a lovely Ensete from Wyevale GC today. I paid £9.80 at the till as they were marked up at £14. I seemed to have done well as all the others were marked up at £16 and were slightly smaller. The one I bought was 2-3 feet tall ...
by benbaron
Mon Mar 17, 2014 3:14 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Ensete maurellii - poorly?
Replies: 3
Views: 540

Ensete maurellii - poorly?

Hi all, Ive be overwintering an ensete maurellii in my conservatory, it has carried on growing slowly pushing out a new leaf every 3 weeks or so all through winter but just over the past week or so it has started to lose its colour from its ...
by Panama Pete
Fri Feb 07, 2014 9:06 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: ensete green fly attack
Replies: 4
Views: 672

ensete green fly attack

I brought some ensetes back from work, and I think somebody has watered them. They are only some tiddlers but they are being attacked by what I think are greenfly.
Any ideas what to do, they cant come in the house.
by sanatic1234
Tue Feb 04, 2014 3:27 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: My Ensete Montbelliardii has woken up. :-) 04/02/2014
Replies: 15
Views: 930

My Ensete Montbelliardii has woken up. :-) 04/02/2014

Just been in to my storage room, to give it a clean also to check on a phormium that i am concerned about and noticed that my ensete montbelliardii is now on the move the tightly wrapped roller is now opening up. :D but still to early to water though. :roll: Now way i am risking rotting ...
by nige pook
Wed Jan 29, 2014 11:06 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Ensete montbeliardii
Replies: 16
Views: 1888

Ensete montbeliardii

Hi guys,been out of touch for a while and only just found on jungleplants that they apparently don't sell plants any longer! Does anybody know if anybody else sells montbeliardii? Didn't find the time to source One last year and fear I may have missed my chance :-(
Nige
by Neil Ziemski
Mon Jan 20, 2014 4:23 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Save the Ensete
Replies: 52
Views: 2924

Save the Ensete

Evening all I went for a greenhouse check, all is well apart from- I think my Ensete Maurelli are a bit too moist- they look like rot could set in. Having got them to nearly Feb I am desperate to keep them alive. I have 7 in 2/3 litre pots, any thoughts on a remedy, ...
by sanatic1234
Sun Jan 19, 2014 7:35 pm
Forum: Growing tips, hints, and discussions
Topic: Ideal planting position for Ensete Montbelliardii
Replies: 26
Views: 1296

Ideal planting position for Ensete Montbelliardii

I have mentioned before i think that my ensete 'Montbeliardii' grows quite a lot slower than most peoples but i have planted it in the same place for the past two years. This year i am trying it in a new position as i think this is the problem. ...
by callin
Fri Jan 10, 2014 5:36 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Tiny ensete back to life
Replies: 7
Views: 592

Tiny ensete back to life

I initially intended to dry store them over the winter, i know they was to little to dry store but I wanted to make an experiment. Noticing that they started to shrink so fast :><: I have realised that I m forced to abort mission due to the fact that untill spring not much will remain to regrow soo....
by cordyman
Tue Dec 03, 2013 11:17 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Look at the size of the base on this Ensete!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 919

Look at the size of the base on this Ensete!!!

:shock: :shock: :shock:

top right...
http://www.travelblog.org/Photos/6442405



also adore the black colouration on this one at the back, burnt? or part of plant?

http://www.travelblog.org/Photos/6442401



also anyone thought about cooking their ensete and giving it a try?
by nicebutdim
Sun Dec 01, 2013 4:24 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: ensete vent green got brown patches
Replies: 1
Views: 510

ensete vent green got brown patches

My plant has been inside now for two weeks and since then has developed these brown patches on existing leaf and also the roller,it is obviously warmer inside than out, never going below 55 f .Had this happened when outside I would have understood but inside and warmer is a mystery.The maurelli is s...
by HenrikDK
Tue Nov 26, 2013 11:41 am
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Ensete superbum
Replies: 5
Views: 576

Ensete superbum

Has any one Got one and are they easy ?
Thanks.