Banana Workchop!

When? Saturday, December 4th, 2021 from 9:00am-12:00pm

Who? Annie and Raleigh from Third Insight Design and nursery

What? Learn how to cultivate bananas in Central Florida! Take an in depth look at these plants, observe a practical example of banana propagation and enjoy the taste of Florida homegrown bananas

Where? Third Insight Design Nursery 6520 Richies Way, Apollo Beach FL 33572. Google maps directions.

How? The cost is $5 per adult, persons 17 and under can attend for free. If you feel you cannot cover this fee please contact us to reciprocate through a different form of exchange. Signing up to the event is necessary to participate, please use the link below:

Workshop itinerary:

  • Welcome and general information
  • Theoretical explanation:
    • What are bananas? Why grow them? And urban myths about them.
    • How do bananas grow?
    • How to propagate bananas?
    • What can you do with bananas?
    • Care and diseases pressure.
  • Live pup propagation example from an established banana circle.
  • Banana tasting.
  • Informal Q&A and discussion.
  • After learning about these important plants, if you are interested we welcome you to browse the nursery and purchase banana pups.