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by Mark S
Mon Sep 13, 2021 9:56 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: fortunei
Replies: 6
Views: 1536

fortunei

so following on from this old thread i found a bunch of seeds on one of the smaller palms where as the main palm is male the smaller palm is female so i do not have a triple trunk fortunei just 3 the were indeed planted in one pot together.
by Mark S
Sun Aug 18, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Bananas, Ensetes (first Year)
Replies: 3
Views: 916

Bananas, Ensetes (first Year)

Thanks for the reply, I've been watching quite a few of Kris's videos so will look it up
cheers mark
by Mark S
Sat Aug 17, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Bananas, Ensetes (first Year)
Replies: 3
Views: 916

Bananas, Ensetes (first Year)

So its my first year with bananas and I'm quite surprised at the growth rate even though we have some terrible weather recently, i have two ensetes, basjoo ,and bengal tiger (i think ) as well as 1 lasiocarpa all are doing quite well. Do you think that the 2 ensete will be large enough to be dry sto...
by Mark S
Tue Jul 30, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: fortunei
Replies: 6
Views: 1536

fortunei

No its not actually that small it must be 10 foot high with the leaves, the trunk is very fat and healthy, I've not actually had a poke about at the base to see if its joined up or not, the palm is a male so doesn't drop seeds but flowers every year, ill have to have a poke around

thanks mark
by Mark S
Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: fortunei
Replies: 6
Views: 1536

fortunei

Hi everyone, i was just reading the thread on Triple trunk fortunei now i have always thought i have a "triple trunk" fortunei but after reading the thread i am not quite sure now, On mine the main trunk is around 7 foot, then one is about 3 foot and another 2 foot, and i have also a very small one ...