Musa Aurantiaca

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Species Name

Musa aurantiaca

Synonyms

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Description

This species is very rare in cultivation. It is a member of the Rodochlamys subgenera so is similar to species as Musa velutina and Musa ornata except M. aurantiaca has an orange flower. The seeds are exceptionally small, one of the the smallest banana seeds, round with a smooth light-brown seed coat.

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Rhodochlamys, 2n=20

Origin

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Usage

ornamental

Flowering

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4-6months (estimate)

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Cultivation

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3-5ft

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Known Afflictions

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Research Notes

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Members Growing This Banana

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