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Old 01-25-2010, 05:47 PM   #135 (permalink)
Mauro Gibo
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Bananas Brindando Re: Grafting Bananas by the Insistent Banana Grower - Mauro

Originally Posted by Jack Daw View Post
Mauro, Raja Puri can't have seedlings, wasn't it some Hybrid (Helen's...)?
I meant small plants grown in labs through tissue culture. They looked like leeks. My brother hid 72 plants in a small chocolate box so the customs wouldn't find them. Japan forbids the import of banana plants from Us. Only from Canada is okay. But I didn't find anyone in Canada to send them to me. I hope the results will justify the means though. I don't feel bad about smuggling them because they were guaranteed desease free plants.
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