When Bananas Ruled The World

“Intrigue. Power. Corruption. Death. Sex. The history of oil has nothing on that of the yellow fruit.”
By Katharine Mieszkowski

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One thought on “When Bananas Ruled The World

  1. I’ve heard that the previous common banana’s flavor was much more delicious than the current cavendish variety.

    Plant politics is pretty weird. You might enjoy reading Michael Pollan’s “The Botany of Desire.”

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