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snaps of what is happening in my house, neighbourhood, universe, whatever.
flowers. pyjamas.my dog. my work. I fade in and out.


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Euphro? Bananas!

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this is the whole shebang.
the plant is listing, due to hurricane damage, but otherwise is doing great
6th Oct 2005, 16:32   | tags:,,,,

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Euphro says:

Excellent! Flowering and fruiting at the same time, cool :)

6th Oct 2005, 16:50

ElphsHouse says:

yes! I guess that is how bananas "work". the bunches of fruit are underneath each of the petals of that huge flower. as the petals unfurl, the bananas are pollinated, grow, and curl upwards. it's fascinating.

6th Oct 2005, 16:56

Euphro says:

I never knew. Amazing!

6th Oct 2005, 16:57

ElphsHouse says:

nor did I, until I moved to Florida and found banana trees in my backyard!
they're yummy, too (if you like that sort of thing)
: )

6th Oct 2005, 17:11

Euphro says:

Yes, not all mobloggers like bananas, but I do :)

6th Oct 2005, 17:14

spongevid says:

i never knew banananananana plants flowered!!

6th Oct 2005, 17:17

Rich says:

We live and learn.

Plus: Bananas = teh rox0r

6th Oct 2005, 17:18

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