Welcome to Banana Joe's Fruitstand

We're located on the Northshore of the Garden Island of Kauai

Bringing the best of locally produced fruit and produce to the public since 1986.
We have exotic fruit such as; atemoya, breadfruit, rambutan, jakfruit, lychee, longan, caimito, canistel, sapodilla, mammey sapote, passionfruit, starfruit as well as the common tropical fruits, banana, papaya, pineapple and mango. We sometimes have over five varieties of banana and lots of special sweet local citrus varieties, from tiny kumquats to huge pomelo. We feature the Kauai strawberry sunrise papaya with its succulent sweet flesh as well as specialty papayas as seen here with Banana Joe on the farm, The low bearing watermelon papaya some over ten lbs!

Banana Joe with low growing watermelon papaya:


So next time you get to Kauai be sure to stop on by the stand and say hello. We are located on the road to the north shore just past Kilauea town on the mauka (mountain) side of the highway.

Just look for the yellow sign and check out what's in season.
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Kauai Explorer - Ocean Safety Information
Kauai Beach Explorer

Tropical Fruit Links 

Julia Morton's Fruits of Warm Climates
Online Source of Tropical Fruit Data Thank You Purdue! 

Frankies Nursery
On the island of Oahu, great exotic fruits. 

California Rare Fruit Growers 

University of Florida Ag Site 

Don't Panic Eat Organic
A great resource site with lots of links 

Global Agribusiness Information Network 

Source for commercial hydroponic information and equipment 

Growing Edge Magazine
A good hydroponic information source

ATTRA - Appropriate Technology Transfer for Rural Areas - is the national sustainable farming information center operated by the private nonprofit National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT).

A agricultural searchable database. 

Educational Concerns for Hunger Organization is a non-profit organization dedicated to the fight against world hunger. ECHO's Internet resources are designed not only to tell you about their organization, but also to access resources and services for small farm tropical agriculture from around the globe. 

Advancing agricultural rural development in African, Caribbean and Pacific countries by promoting the transfer, exchange and utilization of information. A great site with much practical information.

Kauai Links
Kauai Explorer - Ocean Safety Information
Kauai Beach Explorer

Click for Kilauea, Hawaii Forecast

The Garden Island Newspaper 

County of Kauai Official Visitor Page

Malama Kauai 

Kauai - Explore Your Kauai - A Great Kauai Vacation Planner 

Kauaian Net Blog - Kauai Sustainability 

National Tropical Botanic Gardens 

Silver Falls Ranch- Horse back riding in a tropical setting 

Na Aina Kai Gardens 

Rotary Club of Hanalei Bay

Travel Links

The Compleat Carry-On Traveler
Great advice on how to pack and what to pack it in.

Japan National Tourist Organization
Japan Travel

Virtual Tourist Guide
Resource for worldwide travel

Frommers Travel Guides
Resource for worldwide travel

Lonely Planet Travel
Resource for worldwide travel

Kauai Quilting Links

Cynthia's Under the Lychee Tree

Thank you for visiting. If you have any suggestions or links pertaining to these subjects, let me know.

Please E-mail me at Banana Joe's