The banana plant, Musa paradisiaca, is the world's largest herbaceous perennial plant and belongs to the family Musaceae. It is grown for it's fleshy, curved banana fruit. The...
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How can I get access to the images repository for banana leaves?

Banana    None Given.

How can I get access to the images repository for banana leaves?

Asked by: Alexander Garcia Sanabria (1 point)   Posted:July 7, 2017

1 answer    44 views

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Yellowing of banana leaves

Banana    None Given.

Banana plants are nearly 6 months old. I am giving proper irrigation and organic manure to the plants. Now, due to some reason the leaves are turning yellow and some plants fell...

Asked by: sukumaran k m (1 point)   Posted:May 15, 2017

0 answers    90 views

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Banana disease

Banana    None Given.

Banana rhizomes are compressed and hard, along with a red streak in the middle of the pseudo-stem. What is the reason?

Asked by: Vicki Washington (1 point)   Posted:April 27, 2017

1 answer    143 views

Apparently earthworms in banana leaf base
What are these earthworms doing on my banana bush?

Banana    None Given.

In one banana tree out of many I found what appears to be earthworms in the crotch of the base of the leaf next to the tree..where water collects. It also has a large amount of...

Asked by: James Stith (1 point)   Posted:December 21, 2016

1 answer    337 views

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Dwarf Cavendish

Banana    Fiji and Brisbane

I am interested in banana breeding (Dwarf Cavendish for a climate resistance variety, especially for Fiji), can anyone please suggest where can I get a good trial materials...

Asked by: Vinod Narayan Sami (1 point)   Posted:December 21, 2016

2 answers    280 views

Midrib bending of banana plantm
Why Midrib bends ?

Banana    None Given.

The midrib of new emerging leaf of banana plant bends. What is the controlling steps ?

Asked by: Samarendra Sahoo (1 point)   Posted:November 28, 2016

1 answer    308 views

banana leaf getting dry

Banana    India

banana leaf getting dry .drying starts from the lower leaf .what may be the issue and remedy

Asked by: Sreebin (1 point)   Posted:October 23, 2016

2 answers    363 views

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Varieties of bananas locally available

Banana    soroti

Discuss about following different types of bananas locally available, their distribution and appearance. 1. apple banana 2. cooking type 3. roasting type 4. beer type

Asked by: lokoru emmanuel achia (1 point)   Posted:September 21, 2016

1 answer    284 views

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Leaves break at petiole

Banana    None Given.

I have a banana plant in my yard, about 2 m tall, don't remember the variety, that produces large, beautiful leaves. When they fully extend, the petiole bends and the leaf...

Asked by: Kevin Folta (1 point)   Posted:June 6, 2016

2 answers    413 views

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How to get rid of ants in banana

Banana    None Given.

My banana has ants I need to get rid of them before they dry up my bananas

Asked by: Nina Sandoval (1 point)   Posted:April 21, 2016

2 answers    979 views

New small banana plant
Wilting White/Brown Leaves on Banana Plant

Banana    None Given.

I have a 4-year-old dwarf Cavendish that had to spend last winter in a less-than-ideal location in my walk-out basement, so it started this year out puny. It is shown in the...

Asked by: Maggie (2 points)   Posted:April 19, 2016

1 answer    493 views

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Banana plant

Banana    None Given.

My banana plants fail to get the whole bunch out of the tree completely. What is the problem and what is the remedy?

Asked by: frank yombwe (1 point)   Posted:March 31, 2016

0 answers    480 views

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Banana problems

Banana    Nairobi Kenya

What causes white spots on the banana leaves - is it a disease in bananas or an insect infestation?

Asked by: njoki (1 point)   Posted:January 6, 2016

1 answer    889 views

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Banana    kerala.INDIA

Please inform me a cure for black sigatoka. I am having persistent problem in my plantation. I have used Psudomonos [organic fungiside] and trichoderma,....not effective.Please...

Asked by: sethumadhavan (1 point)   Posted:November 28, 2015

1 answer    923 views

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I need help with my banana

Banana    North Carolina

I have black spots on the socks of my tree it is not affecting the leaves but it's starts at the bottom of the plant and comes up with little black spots what do I do

Asked by: Becky Hart (1 point)   Posted:September 2, 2015

1 answer    824 views

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Yellowing leaf edges

Banana    Florida Keys

I have two types of banana, a Saba, and an Ice Cream, both gotten and planted at a foot tall (more or less) both are growing nicely, the Saba is about 14 ft., the other about 8...

Asked by: Norm Lynch (1 point)   Posted:August 16, 2015

1 answer    945 views

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Are bananas GMO's

Banana    None Given.

I was researching into extracting seeds from banana and I was stunned to know that these commercial bananas that we eat don't have the seeds that can grow a banana out of. So...

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:July 29, 2015

1 answer    987 views

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Yellow streaks in three months old banana plant

Banana    Kerala, India

I have planted 200 banana plant three months ago. Fertilizer application as per standard recommendations. Also applied micro nutrients. But recently i saw approximatey 25 of...

Asked by: Renjith (3 points)   Posted:June 10, 2015

2 answers    1570 views

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Banana varieties in Uganda

Banana    uganda

What are some of the varieties of bananas in Uganda? Can you provide some pictures of the various varieties and features they possess?

Asked by: Musau (1 point)   Posted:April 23, 2015

1 answer    2053 views

Purple streaks on banana leaves

Banana    None Given.

I have a dwarf banana that did well when I got it from the nursery but now some purple streaks started appearing on its leaves! I don't see any pests on or under it's leaves but...

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:March 6, 2015

1 answer    1294 views

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Banana tree turning yellow and wilting

Banana    None Given.

Hello All, I bought a Banana tree that's about 3 years old it was healthy in a pot and It was doing ok until I transplanted it to the ground. It was good for about 2 weeks...

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:June 30, 2014

1 answer    3842 views