Wednesday, 20th April
Down it comes, its life cycle ended.
Each banana plant only produces one
bunch of fruit and is replaced by a
What an adventure!
Wednesday, April 20th
This is the last of them...
Tuesday April 12th
Now they're ripening!
Tuesday 29th March
Yum - well worth the wait.
The others on the tree still aren't
Tuesday 29th March
And we have ripening! A little
over a week and this baby
is ripe and ready to go. A little
blackish though - too early
to have picked?
Sunday 20th March
I thought I might try a new method
and cut them down
one at a time and see if they ripen.
Friday 18th of March 2011
Well the hand I cut down didn't
make it, the bananas went from green to
slightly yellowing to black pretty
quickly. So here we are, still waiting
for something to turn yellow.
The same cut down bunch that are starting
to yellow are also
starting to wither
Thursday 17 February 2011
This is the bunch I cut down, starting to
Thursday 17th February 2011
Bananas still looking good on the
tree, not really yellowing yet though.
Sunday 6th February 2011
Got impatient and cut down
the bottom hand of the bunch.
Will see how they ripen!
Thursday 3rd February 2011
Waiting for just one to start yellowing.
Saturday 8th January 2011
Wednesday 17th November 2010
Picture of the flower for Donna!
Sunday 14th November 2010
They are trying to go next door.
My neighbour is telling me if they
fall on his side, they're his. Cheeky man.
I could so take him.
Friday 12 November 2010
They are in the pod. The pod peels back
and under each one there's a hand.
Who would have thunk it?
It really is like pass the parcel.
|Thursday 11th November 2010|
Cheeky little bananas, they come out from
above the pod...
I thought it was going to split open. D'oh!
Sunday 7th November 2010
Much darker in colour, I
think it's almost ready to pop!
Friday 5th November 2010
All plump and pointing down.
|Thursday 4th November 2010|
Seems to have grown a
|Tuesday 2nd November 2010|
Okay, now it's a bit like pass the
parcel, when is a lolly going to
|Saturday 30th October 2010|
Okay, still less unfurled
(how is that even possible?),
|Friday, 29th October 2010|
Hmm... why is it less unfurled