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Musa

 

Banana

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassLiliopsidaMonocots (plants with a single seed leaf); includes the lily family
SubclassZingiberidaeGingers and related plants
OrderZingiberalesginger, cardamom, turmeric, galangal, myoga, bananas, arrowroot, and others
FamilyMusaceae
GenusMusa

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Musa (Banana)

Banana (Musa) · Might be Dwarf Namwah Banana (Musa ‘Dwarf Namwah’). · 2/24/2010 · San Diego (Quail) Botanic Garden, Encinitas, CA Species not yet identified