Musa ingens. Enormous trunks (c. 1m in...
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Image #cld1504595
SpeciesMusa ingens
LocalityWest Papua, Indonesia
DescriptionEnormous trunks (c. 1m in diameter) of this giant wild banana which is endemic to the mountains of New Guinea. Although vegetatively the largest species of Musa, reaching over 15m in height, the fruits are small and inedible.  
Keywordsarfak | banana | flora | giant | guinea | irian | jaya | mountains | musaceae | new | plant | west

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