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Re: Banana update

In a message dated 10/9/06 6:00:57 AM, islandjim1@verizon.net writes:

> This one is about 3 years old--and has a full-size offset, so I guess
> it's time to die. 
> This is the third variety we've had fruit--others were dwarf cavendish
> and Cuban red.
I have a DC which I have had 4-5 yrs.   I bring it in ea winter and keep as a 
growing green plant.   I have read of how to let them go dormant but have not 
tried this.   The mother plant has had babies & I now have 4 & tossed 3 
(babies of the babies) this fall as I moved them indoors.
     What do you mean, Jim, by 'full-size offset' and 'time to die'?
     They have never produced fruit.

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