Search found 238 matches: Musa Siam Ruby

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by GREVILLE
Fri Mar 21, 2014 11:51 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M
Replies: 22
Views: 2065

Re: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M

Don't think it ever falls below 20c at my mothers place. It gets very warm water, too. Light levels must be high enough as even the largest pup has a red edge on the lime green leaf.
by Dave Brown
Fri Mar 21, 2014 9:18 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M
Replies: 22
Views: 2065

Re: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M

Looks like Ruby is now on a leaf a week and both sides are red. Can't believe it's colouring so early. That's very impressive. This plant is so hard to grow well. Needs a tropical environment to do well.... temps above 20C, 24 ...
by Yorkshire Kris
Fri Mar 21, 2014 7:45 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M
Replies: 22
Views: 2065

Re: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M

GREVILLE wrote:Looks like Ruby is now on a leaf a week and both sides are red. Can't believe it's colouring so early.
That's very impressive. This plant is so hard to grow well.
by GREVILLE
Thu Mar 20, 2014 11:47 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M
Replies: 22
Views: 2065

Re: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M

Looks like Ruby is now on a leaf a week and both sides are red. Can't believe it's colouring so early.
by Mowgley
Mon Mar 17, 2014 7:27 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M
Replies: 22
Views: 2065

Re: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M

Agree I've lost mine too. It was only a small one in a 9cm pot :(
by miketropic
Mon Mar 17, 2014 12:42 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M
Replies: 22
Views: 2065

Re: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M

this was the worst winter in 30 years which did not help and I agree adding lights makes them much easier to overwinter. my only point is on the scale of bananas this one is at the top of the difficulty meter for overwintering
by Dave Brown
Sun Mar 16, 2014 11:28 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M
Replies: 22
Views: 2065

Re: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M

miketropic wrote:don't wish you had one there about the hardest thing I have ever had to overwinter. mine has been in a 60f greenhouse all winter and there both about dead
but have you had the winter from hell Mike, like North Carolina up thru D.C. ?

They seem to need additional light for me
by miketropic
Sat Mar 15, 2014 5:08 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M
Replies: 22
Views: 2065

Re: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M

don't wish you had one there about the hardest thing I have ever had to overwinter. mine has been in a 60f greenhouse all winter and there both about dead
by fern Rob
Sat Mar 15, 2014 12:05 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M
Replies: 22
Views: 2065

Re: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M

Bumped up this thread as I got my first Siam Ruby last Autumn from Urban Jungle. It was a healthy little plant that was certainly not Zebrina. Following ...
by GREVILLE
Fri Mar 14, 2014 11:49 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M
Replies: 22
Views: 2065

Re: Musa siam ruby (Actually M zebrina) and colocasia at B&M

Bumped up this thread as I got my first Siam Ruby last Autumn from Urban Jungle. It was a healthy little plant that was certainly not Zebrina. Following ...
by gaberec
Sun Feb 02, 2014 10:01 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Hello
Replies: 4
Views: 340

Hello

... and so on .... and for fruit expecially musa I'm searching musa aeae, musa siam ruby (the real siam ruby), musa veinte cohol, musa pisang susu, musa ...
by GREVILLE
Thu Oct 17, 2013 11:02 pm
Forum: HTUK Member Blogs
Topic: Miketropics blog -- Spring is FINALLY here
Replies: 254
Views: 10799

Re: Miketropics blog -- The seasons closed

Siam Rubys had to come out, they were really suffering from the sold ... drippers from ruining the furnishings. I took Ruby's relative, Musa Margarita, there last winter and it did brilliantly. (Doesn't ...
by Mowgley
Sat Oct 12, 2013 6:55 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Banana from seed
Replies: 7
Views: 493

Banana from seed

... bug late last year icon_cheers brought a musa sikkimensis red tiger from amulree in June ... the very strong winds at the moment and musa Siam ruby a couple of weeks ago from urban jungle which is in ...
by Mowgley
Tue Oct 08, 2013 7:19 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: What do you have planned over the winter?
Replies: 45
Views: 1230

Re: What do you have planned over the winter?

Cheers kris. Brought the Siam ruby in urban jungle sale at the end of sept, it's only in ... in some LEDs lights soon to keep it ticking over. The musa sikkimensis is in the un heated greenhouse at the moment. ...
by Yorkshire Kris
Tue Oct 08, 2013 6:58 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: What do you have planned over the winter?
Replies: 45
Views: 1230

Re: What do you have planned over the winter?

... to over winter things :ahhh!: I have a baby musa Siam ruby, a 3 foot musa red tiger, hedychuim spicatum , hedychuim Assam ...