Musa Luki

dghays(Z10A FL Brevard)August 15, 2006

I just got a couple of musa luki's. I read something about them being similar to namwa which I also have. Anyone have both, tasted both? Comment on differences or similarities, taste or growth habit, anything. I'll hopefully be harvesting my first namwa bunch in a few months, barring the usual hurricanes.

Gary

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pitangadiego(San Diego, CA)

It should be Misi Luki. They have many similarities to the Namwahs, in taste, and are absolutely delightful. Nice apple overtones. They are a little more slender than the Namwahs I have, and are about 9' of trunk at fruiting. Generally haven't needed propping. Very thin skinned. Nice light colored trunk and leaves. Consistent performer.

    Bookmark   August 16, 2006 at 1:15AM
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dghays(Z10A FL Brevard)

Thanks for the info, they'll go good with my praying hands which I finally got also, in the same trade.

Gary

    Bookmark   August 16, 2006 at 4:31PM
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pitangadiego(San Diego, CA)

Praying Hands is a great eating banana. Make sure they are completely ripe.

    Bookmark   August 16, 2006 at 11:39PM
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