Musa "Mekong Giant"

Mr List

Re: Musa "Mekong Giant"

Post by Mr List » Thu Mar 20, 2014 3:13 pm

still no signs of pups on any of my three . wonder why?

miketropic

Re: Musa "Mekong Giant"

Post by miketropic » Sat Mar 22, 2014 3:33 am

when I dug mine up for my move this winter I had no pups..showing..once dug up there were 5 or 6 several feet away..you might have some and not know it yet

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Re: Musa "Mekong Giant"

Post by Dave Brown » Sat Mar 22, 2014 9:47 am

Mr List wrote:how big is yours dave? this one is about 4-5 ft
it's about 4 feettall, no pups and a slow grower for me.
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Mr List

Re: Musa "Mekong Giant"

Post by Mr List » Sat Mar 22, 2014 4:05 pm

looking at it all year round it looks like basjoo and sikki look like when they get leggy with not enough light.

it is like this in as much sun as it can have here so I wonder if it is just like that or if my sun is just not strong enough for it.

it seems to grow ok, when ever I water it it pushes out some more rollers.

maybe the one in the ground has put out runners but I have two in pots and last I checked neither had started making rhizomes.

pdid

Re: Musa "Mekong Giant"

Post by pdid » Fri Mar 28, 2014 2:46 pm

I performed surgery on mine today to take off the pups, all were easy to remove and came with a some good roots so fingers crossed all will be ok.

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I have 4 pups, I was hoping to keep them in small pots to keep postage down but that hasn't been possible. I'll grow them on for a few weeks to make sure they're ok then see about posting out.

I've got Nige, Flounder and Fieldfest on the list who should've received pm's.

flounder

Re: Musa "Mekong Giant"

Post by flounder » Fri Mar 28, 2014 4:29 pm

Can I call dibs on the biggun? :wink:

fieldfest

Re: Musa "Mekong Giant"

Post by fieldfest » Fri Mar 28, 2014 4:44 pm

flounder wrote:Can I call dibs on the biggun? :wink:
i challenge you to a duel icon_pirat

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lC6dgtBU6Gs

benbaron

Re: Musa "Mekong Giant"

Post by benbaron » Fri Mar 28, 2014 4:45 pm

How about we say first one to collect gets the big one :lol:

flounder

Re: Musa "Mekong Giant"

Post by flounder » Fri Mar 28, 2014 4:52 pm

fieldfest wrote:
flounder wrote:Can I call dibs on the biggun? :wink:
i challenge you to a duel icon_pirat

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lC6dgtBU6Gs
Sod all that prancing around lark, can't I just lamp yer with a bit of 4x2? :lol:

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