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Old 03-17-2017, 12:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
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In DC across from Rayburn Office Building

Labeled as sweetheart but I thinks actually Cardaba

Labeled as Raja Puri but it's awfully tall

Labeled as French Horn


Labeled as Cardaba

They got their plants from Wellspring and they labeled them with whatever Wellspring said they were. I am actually friends with their communications director and he was a bit upset when I told him.
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Old 03-17-2017, 01:42 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You'd think they could get properly ID'd plants from the USDA.
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Great pictures! ... May be they will hire you as consultant to ID the banana plants.
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Really nice pictures!.....Thank you for sharing them!....
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Thanks for the nice pic's
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