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red banana

Musa acuminata

Description:

It has a different flavor and smell than the regular yellow banana.

Notes:

One of the ambulant vendors was selling bananas on his push cart and these red ones caught my attention. Sweet!


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4 Comments

IanMichaelIleto
IanMichaelIleto 7 years ago

Thank you for the info Ramya. I'm having it for breakfast, good for my digestion ^_^

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 7 years ago

Makes one hungry!

ramya
ramya 7 years ago

It is very commonly found in the southern part of India. It is taken as a medicine..and is believed to be good for people with urinary tract problems.

Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines

Lat: 14.66, Long: 121.07

Spotted on Aug 27, 2011
Submitted on Aug 27, 2011

Reference

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