Woman goes bananas on Anglesey
Wednesday 28 October 2009, 09:42
Sorry, that should have read woman 'grows' bananas on Anglesey but I wanted to grab your attention. ;)
But yes it's true...
Kathryn Selfe and her husband have been successfully growing a wide range of exotic fruits including mangos, limes and of course, bananas. Their secret? Polytunnels...Huw Jenkins, our community reporter has the full story
Some quick banana facts:
GullMore from North West NatureBanana facts
- Banana comes from the Arabic word for finger - 'banaana' or 'banaan'.
- In the West, only the Germans eat more bananas than us.
- Some banana trees keep on producing fruit for 100's of years.
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