Musa acuminata


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Noun1.Musa acuminata - low-growing Asian banana tree cultivated especially in the West Indies for its clusters of edible yellow fruit
banana - elongated crescent-shaped yellow fruit with soft sweet flesh
banana, banana tree - any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits
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0 Table 6: Fruits available on the market for students Fruits Fruits (Scientific name) (Common name) Blackberries Rubus fruticosus Grape fruit Citrus paradise Tangerine Citrus reticulata Cantaloupe Cucumis melo Strawberries Fragaria ananassa Orange Citrus sinensis Apple Malus domestica Banana Musa acuminata Peach Prunus persica Pear Pyrus communis Apricot Prunus armeniaca Pine apple Ananas comosus Water melon Citrullus lanatus Mango Mangifera indica Pawpaw Carica papaya Guava Psidium guajava Grapes Vitis vinifera Lime/lemon Citrus aurantiifolia/ Citrus limon Passion fruit Passiflora edulis Fruits Participants' response (Common name) Available Blackberries [44.
Cavendish' type banana plants are triploid Musa acuminata, the standard for the dessert banana export industry.
Following a collecting expedition to Queensland in 1954, Simmonds reported only Musa acuminata ssp.