dwarf banana


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Noun1.dwarf banana - 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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At the Manatee Rare Fruit Council's sale in May, the most popular trees were mangoes and lychees, Passionfruit vines, jackfruit trees and dwarf banana varieties also sold well, And you can also search out such exotics as peanut butter fruit, sapodillo and ice cream bean, Rip open an ice cream bean pod and you'll see fluff that looks like cotton candy but tastes like vanilla ice cream,
He's already also found signs of dwarf banana cultivation, a separate walled orchard plus a vinery alongside the hothouses which probably created a canopy for pineapples growing beneath.
Dietary intervention with green dwarf banana flour (Musa sp AAA) prevents intestinal inflammation in a trinitrobenzesulfonic Acid Model of Rat Colitis.