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by Dave Brown
Mon May 20, 2013 9:46 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Never give up on Ensete seed :)
Replies: 6
Views: 460

Never give up on Ensete seed :)

Last year I bought 100 Ensete ventricosum seed, treated them the same way as I normally do by putting them in hot water which expels air then allowing it cool down drawing water inside the seed coat. These were then popped into a ziplock ...
by pdid
Sun Apr 21, 2013 8:44 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Pupping Ensete Maurelii Corm?
Replies: 8
Views: 741

Pupping Ensete Maurelii Corm?

Any tips on how to go about pupping ensete's from the corm. I have 4 which have rotted back to corm but the corm is still firm. Should I pot them into pure perlite, or 50/50 with compost? And should I bury the whole corm or leave the top above ...
by infernored
Mon Apr 15, 2013 7:14 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: is this ensete going to make it?
Replies: 11
Views: 494

is this ensete going to make it?

I cut the top and it doesn't look to good. The base however is firm and still shows a bit of colour. Should I cut until I see green or should I leave it as is..?
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by marmite2012
Thu Apr 04, 2013 9:54 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: how are these ensete looking?
Replies: 2
Views: 279

how are these ensete looking?

These have been brought back from the dead, were left out planted and brought in about a month ago. Do i need to trim the old stems? or will this happen naturally.

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by marmite2012
Sun Mar 24, 2013 2:33 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Is my dead ensete maurelii back to life?
Replies: 7
Views: 733

Is my dead ensete maurelii back to life?

Last year i bought 2 ensete maurelii from b and q. Basically they were left planted out then about a month ago i realised i should have protected them or bug then up etc. So just incase i could save them i dug them up, cut the tops ...
by marmite2012
Sun Mar 03, 2013 6:04 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Ensete Maurelli left out all all winter.
Replies: 10
Views: 614

Ensete Maurelli left out all all winter.

OK last year before joining this forum and not really deciding what i wanted to do with my garden i bought a few plants from b and q. I bought a Ensete Maurelli and it was label red banana, i came to the conclusion after a google search that the roots were hardy, even if the plant died so it got ...
by kata
Thu Feb 28, 2013 10:51 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: ENSETE LECONGKIETII
Replies: 17
Views: 1184

ENSETE LECONGKIETII

In an email this morning from Banana.org, a new kid on the block for Ensete, ENSETE LECONGKIETII (Musaceae) – a new species from Vietnam Thứ tư, 23 Tháng 1 2013 16:03 Bộ môn Sinh Thái & Sinh Học Tiến Hóa Email In PDF. Ensete lecongkietii(Musaceae)- a new species ...
by Dave Brown
Sun Feb 24, 2013 11:37 am
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Overwintering Ensete Update
Replies: 9
Views: 1039

Overwintering Ensete Update

A Feb 2013 update on some of my overwintering Ensete. All of those featured in this post were dug out on 25th November 2012, and stored in the conservatory. The 'Montbeliardii' and 'Maurelii' were placed bare root in tubs, while the Hiniba was place ...
by call
Mon Feb 04, 2013 9:10 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: my ensete blog
Replies: 15
Views: 1359

my ensete blog

hi everyone i have started this thing to show the progress of my ensete and how it grows blah blah. http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-Fk8a3J-JPRA/UBf1x_KlVyI/AAAAAAAAAJc/dAcBkVx40Sg/s320/DSC02095.JPG it last year http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-EIZBrMb5a7I/UOmlCYbzjYI/AAAAAAAAAQU/-Jk8CrrA02k/s320/garden+2013+031.JPG ...
by Delboy
Mon Feb 04, 2013 3:22 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Ensete Survivor??
Replies: 15
Views: 1021

Ensete Survivor??

I left my Morrisons ensete potted in my unheated greenhouse since october. Basically i decided to treat it as summer bedding after failing miserably in the past at overwintering them dry/trimmed roots. I put it on my potting bench and ...
by kata
Thu Jan 31, 2013 6:34 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Split in Main Ensete Stem
Replies: 44
Views: 1355

Split in Main Ensete Stem

Do I need to be concerned it has a split in the leader stem I only noticed just now?

Thanks!
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by Sal73
Fri Dec 28, 2012 9:19 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Ensete Montbeliardii Green
Replies: 19
Views: 2019

Ensete Montbeliardii Green

I`ve recently been bargains hunting around my local garden centers , today I`ve seen a strange case , they where selling some ensete , simply called red banana maurelli , there was 3 type in display one with slim and long leaves , tipical of the montbeliardii and 2 classic shape of maurelii ...
by kata
Sun Dec 16, 2012 8:21 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Ensete ventricosum Maurelii
Replies: 51
Views: 2673

Ensete ventricosum Maurelii

Do I give it some water?

Tap water or bottled water?

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by greendragon
Sat Dec 08, 2012 4:47 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Ensete Natural Dormancy period questions
Replies: 2
Views: 343

Ensete Natural Dormancy period questions

1. What triggers the Ensetes natural dormancy period in Africa and what ends it? 2. For Ensete Ventricosum how long does their natural dormancy period last each year? 3. Why do the roots die off when we store ensetes yet they retain ...
by kata
Fri Dec 07, 2012 10:19 am
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: I won an Ensete Maurelii
Replies: 9
Views: 1020

I won an Ensete Maurelii

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Ensete Ventricosa Maurellii, Banana, Musa

£4.00 + postage.

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