Bananas do not Grow on Trees

Bananas do not grow on trees. Rather, they grow from a root structure that produces an above ground stem. The plant is specifically classified as an arborescent (tree-like) perennial herb; in fact, it is the largest herbaceous flowering plant. The banana plant being an herb is that the banana itself is a berry.
Bananas Don’t Grow on Trees – Today I Found Out

And here are the latest additions from one of our Apple Bananas that have ripened in the last week.  Beautiful and delicious…in the campo.

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3 Responses to Bananas do not Grow on Trees

  1. I had no idea they were not a tree…interesting!

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