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Contests! This is where we occasionally host banana contests. Guessing games, ID games, how many fingers games, and other various contests based with banana plants. Enter and win! All contests must be posted here, and all threads here are approved by our moderators before they will appear.


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Old 10-12-2010, 10:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Contest! Guess Banana Variety #3

About the banana plant -
  • It is a fruiting hybrid, not a Musa species.
  • It is listed in the Bananas.org Wiki.
  • It is in a 15-gallon pot, the pot is 18 inches (46 cm) tall.
The first person to correctly guess the name of this banana cultivar pictured below wins a free 2-gallon size banana plant of their choice (including shipping to most countries) from a list that includes that particular variety and others I have available to give away at the time.

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Old 10-13-2010, 07:25 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Great contest, thank you Richard. Good luck everyone.
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Old 10-13-2010, 08:21 AM   #4 (permalink)
 
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Old 10-13-2010, 08:47 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Thanks for another contest Richard! My guess is Goldfinger.
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Thanks praying hands.
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I want to guess Mona Lisa. Thanks Richard
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Old 10-13-2010, 11:50 AM   #9 (permalink)
 
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Lets go tall orinoco.
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Thanks for another great contest Richard!!!

I would say Lady Finger
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Fabulous contest Richard!! My guess is "1000 fingers".
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? Brazilian ?
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Congrats Ante, it will be interesting to see what you get and if it makes it. I assume Richard will take all the necessary steps so hopefully that bunch of plant thugs you have over there let it through!
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I just see this contest so great...Congrats Ante ...I 'll try to wait until it'goin' to fruit before I come to visit you in Croatia ....
And thanks to you all who organize these big grat contests...
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