- “ Looks like Hook's heading for Have-a-Banana Grove, where the banana trees grow.”
Have-a-Banana Grove is a large palm trees forest hidden deep within the Never Land Jungle. As the name suggests, this area swarming with banana and the favorite place of Jake and his crew's Monkey friend.
Role in the series
Have-a-Banana Grove first appeared in the episode "Free Wheeling Fun" Captain Hook and Mr. Smee made their escape through the banana grove with Jake and his crew bicycle built for three, knocking down large piles of bananas to slow the sea pups down. But the sea pups were too clever to be outwitted by that old codfish trick and use the jungle vines to slip past the bananas and continue chasing after Hook and Smee.
Have-a-Banana Grove reappears in "Captain Hook's Parrot". Here, Skully is kidnapped by Hook and his crew when the Monkey spot the parrot in trouble he uses the banana peels to slow Hook and his crew down, giving Jake, Izzy, and Cubby some time to catch up.
Have-a-Banana Grove reappearance in the book, "My First Look Find Jake and the Never Land Pirates".
Have-a-Banana Grove is featured in the Disney Junior online game "Go Bananas" Jake is task with catching falling bananas from the grove.
In the Disney Junior online "Plundering Pup" Jake and his crew have to catch Patch the Pirate Pup and retrieve Captain Hook's boots and hooks that are scattered all across Never Land. Have-a-Banana Grove is one of the levels and the player must be wary not to slip on the various banana pills scattered across the grove.
In the Disney Junior online game "Rainbow Wand Color Quest." The Sea Witch has drained all the color of Never Land and the only thing that can restore color to the island once more is the Pirate Princess's Rainbow Wand. Have-a-Banana Grove is one of the locations that are chosen at random to restore color too.
- Have-a-Banana Grove shares various similarities with the location Monkey Jungle.
- Both locations are lush palm tree forests on Never Land.
- Both location grow bananas and even share a banana icon on Cubby's Map.
- Both locations are home to Jake and his crew's monkey companion.