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Nathan Lloyd-Jones
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Red Dacca Bananas

Posted on October 28, 2013 at 18:57 10 Comments

 Saw this banana on a Facebook post recently and would really like try and grow one. I contacted a couple of suppliers for clarification on the restrictions for growing bananas. One company got back to me and told me "No I couldn't grow it in Brisbane" but another said if I contacted DAFF and got a permit which I should be able to get then it wouldn't be a problem.  

Has anyone had any experience with this variety? I am going to call DAFF tomorrow and find out if I can get a…

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At 16:24 on January 26, 2011, Lissa said…
Welcome Nathan - I hope you enjoy the group as much as I do :)
At 13:51 on January 23, 2011, Elaine de Saxe said…
!! :-) then you won't need any directions ... - next time, Nathan, next time ;-) - E
At 5:27 on January 23, 2011, Donna said…
Welcome to Brisbane Local Food, happy gardening!
 
 
 

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