A Banana Grown At Subzero Temps Also Has An Edible Peel • Discoverology

A Banana Grown At Subzero Temps Also Has An Edible Peel

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A Japanese farm introduced a new crop this winter: an organic banana with a peel that’s thin enough to eat. In a nod to this appealing outer covering, Setsuzo Tanaka, the banana’s inventor, has named his creation the Mongee (“mon-gay”) banana — which means “incredible banana” in Japanese.

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