Musa balbisiana is a wild-type species of banana native to eastern south asia, northern southeast asia, and southern china it is one of the ancestors of modern cultivated bananas, along with musa acuminata. Musa acuminata is one of two species (along with m balbisiana) that are wild progenitors of the complex hybrids that make up modern bananas and plantainsthe cultivated hybrids are tropical monocot tree-like plants grown in wet tropical areas worldwide, and are the fourth most cultivated food crop in the world, with 2009 global production of 974 million tons, harvested from 49 million hectares. The red banana is a triploid cultivar of the wild banana musa acuminata, belonging to the cavendish group (aaa)  its official designation is musa acuminata (aaa group). The plants database includes the following 8 species of musa click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles native introduced native and introduced musa acuminata edible banana musa balbisiana banana musa coccinea scarlet banana musa nana musa ×paradisiaca [acuminata × balbisiana] french plantain musa textilis abaca.
Musa acuminata is a perennial herb but the leaf sheaths produce several trunklike structures called pseudostems bananas are of old world origin and are among the most important tropical fruits bananas are of old world origin and are among the most important tropical fruits. The new name shows clearly that 'dwarf cavendish' is a triploid, with three sets of chromosomes, all derived from musa acuminata, which is designated by the letter a when musa balbisiana is involved, the letter b is used to denote its genome. Musa acuminata or musa balbisiana or commonly known as banana has an impressive potassium content and is highly recommended by doctors for patients whose potassium is low vitamin b6, soluble fiber, and. Musa acuminata ssp zebrina (van houtte) renasution syn musa sumatrana beccmusa sumatrana 'rubra.
The 1753 name musa paradisiaca l for plantains and musa sapientum l for dessert bananas are now known to refer to hybrids and it is known today that most cultivated seedless bananas are hybrids or polyploids of two wild banana species - musa acuminata and musa balbisiana. Caption: an edible and seedless cavendish banana next to its ancestor, the wild species musa acuminata different sub-species are believed to have contributed to this group of bananas. Musa acuminata – famine foods - plants that are not normally considered as crops are consumed in times of famine - purdue university, west lafayette, indiana. Musa acuminata ssp malaccensis musa acuminata ssp zebrina musa acuminata is a wild species of banana best known for being at the origin of the vast majority of cultivated bananas, by itself or through hybridization with musa balbisiana. Musa acuminata colla – edible banana subordinate taxa this plant has no children legal status wetland status interpreting wetland status north america atlantic and gulf coastal plain: facw related links more accounts and images ars germplasm resources information network (muac).
A cavendish banana is the fruit of a banana cultivar belonging to the cavendish subgroup of the aaa cultivar group the same term is also used to describe the plants on which the bananas grow cavendish bananas are a subgroup of the triploid cultivars of musa acuminata. Musa (banana dwarf cavendish) about the dwarf banana musa or the banana is one of the most well known fruits in the world, m acuminata 'dwarf cavendish' is similar to m basjoo as it lends itself well as a garden plant in temperate regions,. Musa acuminata synonyms, musa acuminata pronunciation, musa acuminata translation, english dictionary definition of musa acuminata noun 1 musa acuminata - low-growing asian banana tree cultivated especially in the west indies for its clusters of edible yellow fruit dwarf banana banana. The musa acuminata chloroplast genome was assembled with chloroplast reads extracted from whole-genome-shotgun sequence data the musa chloroplast genome is a circular molecule of 169,972 bp with a quadripartite structure containing two single copy regions, a large single copy region (lsc, 88,338 bp) and a small single copy region (ssc, 10,768. Musa acuminata is a species of banana originally from south china, better known as the cavendish banana, it is a species implicated in the origin of the vast majority of edible bananas.
Musa acuminata ‘dwarf cavendish’ or dwarf banana is a cultivar of musa acuminata, which, as the name suggests, is much smaller: 2-25 m it is much easier to grow indoors and you can even harvest bananas if the conditions are good: lots of light throughout the year, in winter and a south-facing window, and a fairly warm place. Media in category musa acuminatathe following 146 files are in this category, out of 146 total. Musa sumatrana, musa acuminata ssp zebrina family: musaceae blood leaf banana origin: southeast asia the blood leaf banana is a subspecies of the wild banana species musa acuminata, one of the two ancestors of modern edible bananas this is a plant grown for its attractive foliage only the fruit is seeded and inedible. Welcome to the famous dave's garden website join our friendly community that shares tips and ideas for gardens, along with seeds and plants. A dh cultivar of the species musa acuminata banana, musa sinensis, leaves are used to pack foodstuffs like ‘akassa’ (a fermented maize dough) the leaves of cassava, manihot esculenta, are also useful for packing ‘lio’ (a very popular fermented maize dough from benin.
Musa acuminata 76 likes musa acuminata is a species of banana native to southeast asia most of the modern edible dessert bananas belong to this. Musa acuminata (common name: bananito) is a species of the genus musa that originates from southern asia contents[show] characteristics unlike commonly thought, musa acuminata and its relatives are not trees, but indeed herb-like plants, that grow large enough to adopt an arborescent form, due. Most of the world’s edible bananas are derived from musa acuminata or naturally occuring hybrids between musa acuminata and musa balbisiana there are about 1,000 types of banana: sweet, savoury, round, bent, straight, green, yellow, pink, silvery, even spotted and striped. Ncbi musa acuminata annotation release 101 the refseq genome records for musa acuminata were annotated by the ncbi eukaryotic genome annotation pipeline, an automated pipeline that annotates genes, transcripts and proteins on draft and finished genome assembliesthis report presents statistics on the annotation products, the input data used in the pipeline and intermediate alignment results.