Musa Ornata (red-orange)
|Copyright: Ruby Sarkar (rubyfantacy)
|Date Taken: 2011-09-03|
|Camera: Canon PowerShot SX 120 IS|
|Exposure: f/4.5, 1/50 seconds|
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|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2012-02-23 4:16|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|Musa Ornata, commonly known as 'Bronze Banana' is from the family 'Musaceae' and is one of more than 50 species of banana in the genus 'Musa'. |
most of these species are large perennial tropical herbs, mainly of lowland areas with high temperature and humidity.
the fruit is attractive but tends to be inedible.
M. ornata is native to south-east Asia and commonly found in Bangladesh, Burma, and India.
different bloom colours:
Scarlet (Dark Red)
Bronze Banana has glaucous green leaves, 6' long. the inflorescence is erect, consisting of purple - to lilac bracts with yellow tips.
the flowers are orange-yellow.
the edible fruits are yellowish when ripe; however the flowers must be pollinated and fertilized for the full development of the fruit.
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- [2012-02-23 4:17]
HI Ruby,this plant is a great beauty! I never seen before and the flowers and really a great spectacle.A very useful pic and a magnificent quality of sharpness,colors and light balance! Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano
Nice picture, with great picture quality.
but this plant is not available or found wild in Bengal. we planted this plant in our garden as a ornamental plant.
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now you decide.
with best wishes.
- [2012-02-23 11:34]
this is a really nice flower image great contrast and natural color , with a nice over all composition , great stuff thanks for sharing it.Best regards Siggi
- [2012-02-25 2:39]
Nice and interesting flower. Nice natural colours and excellent details.
Have a good weekend