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Offline LaFigGwr2019

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Banana variety
« on: September 28, 2020, 10:02:05 PM »
Hello members,

I have gotten some banana varieties and was wondering if anyone had recommendations for varieties that they are growing.  I am after fresh eating varieties, so if anyone has any recommendations it would be greatly appreciated. 
WL:  LSU(Red Extraordinaire & Tiger), Buzzone Nero, Socorro Black, UCR 187-25, Thermalito, Mutant, any CdD, Calderona

Other WL:  Banana(Ice Cream, Pisang Ceylon, Pisang Klotek & Praying hands).  Edible Perennials(seeds and/or cuttings).

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Re: Banana variety
« Reply #1 on: September 29, 2020, 08:07:06 AM »
Nam Wah, Sweetheart, and Pisang Ceylon are great tasting.  Pisang Celon produces pups like crazy and Sweetheart is hesitant to produce pups here in SW Florida.
Want -Ben's Gdn Riverside, CLBC, Cravens Craving, Exquisito, Black Zadar, CdDBN, White Maderia #1, Zaffiro, Campaniere, Raspberry Verte, LSU Tiger, UCR 187-25, Violete Sepor, Thermalito, LA Lightning, Luv, Brooklyn White, Zingarella,Stella,LA-BB, Maltese Beauty

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Re: Banana variety
« Reply #2 on: October 01, 2020, 04:58:29 PM »
Nam Wah, Sweetheart, and Pisang Ceylon are great tasting.  Pisang Celon produces pups like crazy and Sweetheart is hesitant to produce pups here in SW Florida.

Thank you sir for your recommendations.  I will keep an eye out for the sweetheart and Ceylon
WL:  LSU(Red Extraordinaire & Tiger), Buzzone Nero, Socorro Black, UCR 187-25, Thermalito, Mutant, any CdD, Calderona

Other WL:  Banana(Ice Cream, Pisang Ceylon, Pisang Klotek & Praying hands).  Edible Perennials(seeds and/or cuttings).

Louisiana, 9a

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Re: Banana variety
« Reply #3 on: January 22, 2021, 08:49:42 PM »
I love red banana's
I have a couple of unknowns from friends. But I also have a couple of known.
Praying hands
Ice cream
Dwarf Cavendish
Waiting for a friend of mine to give me a couple of his red banana pups
growing:lsu purple, ischia, vdb, lsu gold, beers black, ge neri, 44 hardy, yellow long neck,White marseilles
WS: coll de dama, lsu strawberry, dels ermitans, pellejop de toro,  alma,smith. anything good for humid weather

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Re: Banana variety
« Reply #4 on: January 27, 2021, 12:13:05 PM »
Jfl9b,

I donít have that one.  I have: double Mahoi, tall Namwah, dwarf cavendish a couple others that I am drawing blank on at the moment.
WL:  LSU(Red Extraordinaire & Tiger), Buzzone Nero, Socorro Black, UCR 187-25, Thermalito, Mutant, any CdD, Calderona

Other WL:  Banana(Ice Cream, Pisang Ceylon, Pisang Klotek & Praying hands).  Edible Perennials(seeds and/or cuttings).

Louisiana, 9a