Musa acuminata Colla

  • Kingdom

    Plantae

  • Division

    Magnoliophyta

  • Order

    Zingiberales

  • Family

    Musaceae

  • All Determinations

    Musa acuminata Colla

Musa paradisiaca Linn. var. pumila Blanco FI. Filip. (1837) 244 (var.
nov.); ed. 2 (1845) 171; ed. 3, 1 (1877) 306 = MUSA SAPIENTUM
Linn. var. \M. cavendishii Lamb. var. pumila (Blanco) Teodoro in
Philip. Journ. Sci. 10 (1915) Bot. 412],
This banana was characterized by Blanco as being similar
in fruit characters to the bungulan, but differing in having a
less palatable fruit and in being dwarfed in size. It is one of
the cultivated forms of the common banana.
Illustrative specimen from San Mateo, Rizal Province, Luzon,
June, 1915, from cultivated plants, there known as tampohin
{Merrill: Species Blancoanae No. 94-3) *
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