Search found 123 matches: ("Dwarf Cavendish"|"Dwarf cav"|SDC)

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by mushtaq86
Sun Jul 25, 2010 10:12 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: musa super dwarf cav
Replies: 10
Views: 1348

Re: musa super dwarf cav

I lost my super dwarf cav in february,its a nana that will not tolerate being put on hold,even though my greenhouse did not drop less than 10c.My new super dwarf cav will be inside my south facing front room this winter.where temps do not drop less than 15c.
by mushtaq86
Sun Jun 13, 2010 3:42 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Siam ruby
Replies: 19
Views: 874

Re: Siam ruby

Wife won't let me have 'weepers' indoors now. I had a Super dwarf cav on an Oak coffee table a few years back. It weeped and took the surface of the table back to ...
by Dave Brown
Sun Jun 13, 2010 2:46 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Siam ruby
Replies: 19
Views: 874

Re: Siam ruby

Wife won't let me have 'weepers' indoors now. I had a Super dwarf cav on an Oak coffee table a few years back. It weeped and took the surface of the table back to bear wood :ahhh!: They are banned now :roll:
by Dave Brown
Sat Jun 12, 2010 9:06 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Siam ruby
Replies: 19
Views: 874

Re: Siam ruby

Its one banana i will never buy again,it makes dwarf cav look like basjoo :lol: :lol: :lol: the problem i find with it is it hates cool summers,grows very ...
by mushtaq86
Sat Jun 12, 2010 2:05 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Siam ruby
Replies: 19
Views: 874

Re: Siam ruby

Its one banana i will never buy again,it makes dwarf cav look like basjoo :lol: :lol: :lol: the problem i find with it is it hates cool summers,grows very ...
by mushtaq86
Sat May 22, 2010 4:58 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Banana plant update
Replies: 10
Views: 751

Banana plant update

... unless we have a hot summer,grows very slowly in cool summers 3]musa dwarf cav] i preciously thought this banana would be OK in a greenhouse with a min temp of 10c,but ...
by Dave Brown
Sat May 01, 2010 2:10 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: " a grand day out at Akamba"
Replies: 52
Views: 2309

Re: " a grand day out at Akamba"

is it a dwarf cav, or a super dwarf cav :lol:
by Dave Brown
Thu Apr 01, 2010 11:44 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Ikea Musas
Replies: 9
Views: 427

Re: Ikea Musas

My experince is that Musa Dwarf Cavendish can take chilly temps down to at least 2C.... BUT ... temps rise above 10C during the day. I don't have Dwarf cav atm, but have the Super Dwarf cav which is a smaller clone ...
by Dave Brown
Tue Feb 02, 2010 2:46 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Overwintering Bananas the American way in the UK
Replies: 12
Views: 741

Re: Overwintering Bananas the American way in the UK

... by choice, but trying to save one of my Super Dwarf Cav. It was left planted out too late really, suffered a 2.9C. I dug it out in early November 071109 Super Dwarf Cavendish 02.jpg Potted up 071109 Super Dwarf Cavendish ...
by Dave Brown
Fri Dec 18, 2009 12:55 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Last Musa Super Dwarf Cavendish brought in coservatory
Replies: 23
Views: 1582

Re: Last Musa Super Dwarf Cavendish brought in coservatory

Steve, I think your chances of getting any Cavendish through a winter by wrapping, are very ... through write a topic on it :wink: This Super Dwarf cav was subjected to 2.9C for one night and looked fine..... ...
by redsquirrel
Thu Dec 17, 2009 11:10 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Last Musa Super Dwarf Cavendish brought in coservatory
Replies: 23
Views: 1582

Re: Last Musa Super Dwarf Cavendish brought in coservatory

steve,if it was my dwarf cav id have brought it indoors,might get too cold out there for it
by Dave Brown
Sun Nov 08, 2009 11:58 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Whats everyone brought indoors?
Replies: 39
Views: 1127

Re: Whats everyone brought indoors?

... and/or moved to either... Consevatory. covered bit, or polytinnel Super Dwarf Cav, Musa latarita, Brug Snowbank Brug Charles Grimaldi Brug Canary Bird Butia eriospatha Butyagrus ...
by Dave Brown
Sun Nov 08, 2009 10:20 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Last Musa Super Dwarf Cavendish brought in coservatory
Replies: 23
Views: 1582

Re: Last Musa Super Dwarf Cavendish brought in coservatory

mushtaq86 wrote:Dave, the super dwarf cav you have dug up from your bed,is it from the mother plant.
Yes I took some pups in May 2008, but were in small pots so did not grow to their full potential. :roll: releasd into the open ground it took off. :wink:
by mushtaq86
Sun Nov 08, 2009 6:51 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Last Musa Super Dwarf Cavendish brought in coservatory
Replies: 23
Views: 1582

Re: Last Musa Super Dwarf Cavendish brought in coservatory

Dave, the super dwarf cav you have dug up from your bed,is it from the mother plant.
by Dave Brown
Sat Nov 07, 2009 8:32 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Last Musa Super Dwarf Cavendish brought in coservatory
Replies: 23
Views: 1582

Re: Last Musa Super Dwarf Cavendish brought in coservatory

... it not rotted. :roll: Here it was in December last year 211208 Super Dwarf Cav.jpg