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Old 10-30-2009, 02:43 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Cross-indexing named and numbered bananas

Maybe there is another thread on this topic or a paper published somewhere?

So far the Wiki contains the following name associations:
FHIA 01 == Goldfinger
FHIA 02 == Mona Lisa
FHIA 03 == Sweetheart
FHIA 21 == La Lima Plantain
What other synonyms do we know of ??
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Not all of the FHIA hybrids have common name synonyms. See the link below, you can click on the names on the left to pull up data.

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