citron vert wrote the following on Mar 30th 2001, 14:32:01:
Most nations and states have national flags, national holidays, national birds, national trees and the like.
I humbly suggest, for all countries, a national fruit:
It grows only at night, and is always given as a gift between politicians and businessmen.
Its taste, they say, is very sweet.
Communication is impossible here. But I like your idea!