Date: Sat, 23.12.06 11:30
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RW> I just peeled one from the store and it had a crack to it when I
RW> bit off a chunk. Looked like it had a stem running down the middle.
RW> It was black and was about a 1/4 inch in diameter. I think these
RW> are from Brazil.
They probably are. The home-grown ones in this area are sweeter than the
RW> They're pretty hardy, but if you have frost during the fall and
RW> winter that lasts a long time, they probably wouldn't last long.
RW> They would survive though if you take them in. They live here
RW> because the weather isn't that cold for very long when it does get
RW> cold here.
No frost yet, although we should have had it a couple of weeks ago when the
temps dropped into the high-20s.
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