Brilliant bananas

Ever wondered how bananas grow? Why they don't grow in the UK and how they ripen? Join Daniel from Costa Rica and Robert from a banana ripening centre in Bedfordshire to find out all about brilliant bananas.

Come with us to find out why bananas are so good for us and what type of fruit they are. The answer might surprise you!


Thursday, July 10, 13:30
Duration: 30 minutes

Key learning points are:

  • How bananas grow
  • Why the climate in Costa Rica is perfect for bananas
  • How they are picked, packed and transported to the UK
  • How they're ripened to perfection in a ripening centre

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