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10 things you may not have known about bananas.

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  • Bananas are the number one selling fruit.
  • Bananas were introduced to America in 1876.
  • Bananas grow on giant herbs rather than trees.
  • Banana leaves can extend up to 30 feet in length.
  • Beer can be made from bananas.
  • There are over 500 different types of bananas.
  • The average person consumes an estimated 33lbs of bananas annually.
  • Bananas are considered natures remedy for many illnesses.
  • Bananas have 4 times more protein than an apple.
  • The peel of a banana can be used to remove a splinter.

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