Origin of abaca
Example sentences from the Web for abaca
Weavers of abaca left their looms and hung out of the windows to talk with their neighbours about the great event.A Woman's Journey through the Philippines|Florence Kimball Russel
It is usually found growing in well drained soil under the shade of banana and abaca plants and areca palms.
This species was met with only at Quoin Hill, where it was common around the abaca and wild bananas.Birds from North Borneo|Max C. Thompson
Another use of mats is in the baling of two of the staple products of the Philippines, tobacco and abaca.
Carigara is open to coast trade, exports large quantities of hemp, raises much rice, and manufactures cotton and abaca fabrics.