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Fresh Banana Leaves in SF Bay Area?

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msilveir May 14, 2007 04:48 PM

I'm looking for large pieces of banana leaves to use as decor and for cooking Filipino food. I've seen posts for frozen banana leaves. Anyone seen any fresh?

  1. Robert Lauriston May 14, 2007 06:56 PM

    Ask your neighbors, banana plants grow fine here. Decorative only, don't produce edible fruit but leaves and blossoms no problem.

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      katnat May 14, 2007 06:13 PM

      If you can come to east bay, Berkeley Bowl always has it fresh.

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