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1] I don't think Rashi means that the moon exclusively ripens those fruits, just that it contributes. 2]The second pshat implies that there are some crops that grow in a thirty day cycle, so presumably if they were planted on Rosh Chodesh they would ripen around the next Rosh Chodesh. An example would be אספסתא, which Rashi to Maseches Bava Basra says ripens ...

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