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Re: Buddha's Hand Citrus

Sounds like they're more suited to playing the piano.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: <TeichFlora@aol.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Sunday, May 16, 2004 6:01 PM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Buddha's Hand Citrus

> This is true, Zem.  This plant is seen a lot here in Houston.....mostly in
> the Asian community, and some plant lovers keep it for it's unique look.
It is
> used in potpourri, and flavoring, but not edible like a regular citrus
> Probably because there is not much flesh to it at all since the fingers
> relatively thin.
> Noreen
> zone 9
> Texas Gulf Coast
> In a message dated 5/14/2004 4:26:48 AM Central Standard Time,
> gardenchat-owner@hort.net writes:
> I had a book on citrus when I lived in Florida, and it seems to me that
> it
> said Buddha's Hand is for decorative purposes only and is not
> really meant for
> eating. It did not say the fruit was
> inedible.
> zem
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