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Banana

genus Musa

Description:

Banana inflorescence, Zanzibar

Habitat:

Tropical plantations

Notes:

Spotted in a spice plantation in Zanzibar. Bananas have been present on the island for more than 500 years. The inflorescence contains several bracts (which are not petals) between rows of flowers.

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DanielePralong
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DanielePralong

Tanzania

Spotted on Sep 14, 2010
Submitted on Apr 22, 2011

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