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

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by Dave Brown
Sat Nov 07, 2009 9:12 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Has winter begun !
Replies: 58
Views: 1739

Re: Has winter begun !

None of that stuff here yet bottomed out at 4.9C with a dew point of 2.5C, but nontheless was pretty cold following the rain last night. :roll:

Last Super Dwarf Cav being dug out today :wink:
by Dave Brown
Sat Oct 31, 2009 8:26 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Whats everyone brought indoors?
Replies: 39
Views: 1127

Re: Whats everyone brought indoors?

All but one Super Dwarf Cav in. Some Alocasia in, no Colocasia so far, and some cacti dug out. All palms still out. behind schedule, and washout forecast for tomorrow :roll:
by mushtaq86
Wed Oct 21, 2009 8:23 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: musa super dwarf cav
Replies: 10
Views: 1348

Re: musa super dwarf cav

... reduced in size and the pups took over the main growth. 211208 Super Dwarf Cav.jpg The largest pup now is 2 years old so I probably have another 2 years maybe before ...
by Dave Brown
Wed Oct 21, 2009 7:48 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: musa super dwarf cav
Replies: 10
Views: 1348

Re: musa super dwarf cav

... reduced in size and the pups took over the main growth. 211208 Super Dwarf Cav.jpg The largest pup now is 2 years old so I probably have another 2 years maybe before ...
by mushtaq86
Sat Oct 10, 2009 4:17 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: musa super dwarf cav
Replies: 10
Views: 1348

musa super dwarf cav

musa super dwarf cav The only edible fruiting banana which we realistically can get fruit from if grown in a greenhouse or conservatory ...
by Dave Brown
Tue Sep 15, 2009 2:08 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Banana ID- (Suggested to be Musa balbisiana)
Replies: 5
Views: 555

Re: Banana ID- (Suggested to be Musa balbisiana)

It's obvisouly not hardy, I had this in the conservatory last year. Is it in the Dwarf Cav hardiness range or can it take colder conditions :?:
by Dave Brown
Thu Jul 30, 2009 2:12 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Pygmy date palm ( Phoenix roebelenii )
Replies: 56
Views: 5736

Re: Pygmy date palm

... the name on the label. Common things are Musa Dwarf Cavendish (Non hardy) being sold as Musa basjoo (Hardy). I even saw a dwarf cav labelled as HARDY BANANA. Some DIY Sheds, I won't mention ...
by Dave Brown
Mon Jul 27, 2009 10:51 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Hi - new member
Replies: 16
Views: 743

Re: Hi - new member

Mo, you're slipping, you didn't mention ROCKS :lol:

A nice chunky Chamaerops and healthy Cordylines Steve... and is the a Musa dwarf Cav :?:
by mushtaq86
Fri Jul 24, 2009 2:58 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: banana maximum feeding
Replies: 16
Views: 582

Re: banana maximum feeding

... you grow fruiters? The only ones i could get fruit from is,super dwarf cav,dwarf orinoco and rajapuri.The rest have to get 16 to 25 feet before flowering,and that's ...
by simon
Fri Jul 24, 2009 2:29 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: banana maximum feeding
Replies: 16
Views: 582

Re: banana maximum feeding

... you grow fruiters? The only ones i could get fruit from is,super dwarf cav,dwarf orinoco and rajapuri.The rest have to get 16 to 25 feet before flowering,and that's ...
by mushtaq86
Fri Jul 24, 2009 1:28 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: banana maximum feeding
Replies: 16
Views: 582

Re: banana maximum feeding

... you grow fruiters? The only ones i could get fruit from is,super dwarf cav,dwarf orinoco and rajapuri.The rest have to get 16 to 25 feet before flowering,and that's ...
by musa_monkey
Wed Jul 22, 2009 6:40 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Musa ID please
Replies: 3
Views: 195

Re: Musa ID please

Yep definately dwarf Cav icon_thumleft ......no red underside to the leaf
by Dave Brown
Fri Jul 10, 2009 5:27 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Plants at Lidl next week
Replies: 101
Views: 4715

Re: Plants at Lidl next week

... :) Might have given you the tiniest bit of assistance Lisa :lol: Mo, Dwarf Cav likes full sun, is that where you have it. They grow in 17-20C Max, 10-13C Min with sun ...
by mushtaq86
Fri Jul 03, 2009 11:09 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Fruiting Basjoo, I'm gutted!!!!!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 851

Re: Fruiting Basjoo, I'm gutted!!!!!!!

... are only three nanas you could get edible fruit from in the uk,supper dwarf cav,dwarf orinoco and maybe rajapuri,but all would need to be grown in greenhouse or conservatory.the ...
by Dave Brown
Fri Jun 19, 2009 10:24 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Musa Basjoo died at -5C
Replies: 20
Views: 1058

Re: Musa Basjoo died at -5C

Remember the lots of outlets were selling other Bananas as basjoo last year. A lot were actually dwarf cav :roll: