[DWJ] Bananas

Judith Ridge Judith.Ridge at det.nsw.edu.au
Mon Nov 27 19:22:11 EST 2006

On 28/11/06 11:08 AM, "Elizabeth Evans" <er.evans at auckland.ac.nz> wrote:

> We were on holiday in Australia recently (you know, the home of tropical
> fruit) and refrained from buying bananas when we saw the horrendous
> price. In NZ we don't grow our own, and the imported varieties are about
> a tenth of the prices we saw in Alice Springs and in the Melbourne
> markets. However, strawberries were cheap and plentiful, even in Alice
> Springs!

Yes, but did they have any flavour?


Judith Ridge
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