Musa velutina: Pink Fruiting Banana

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Musa velutina also known as Pink Fruiting Banana, Velvet Pink Banana, Hairy Banana is a species of seeded banana.

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These small banana plants are typically used in the landscape for their ornamental appeal as Musa velutina fruits are 3 inches long, cute looking pink and fuzzy.

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Photos: JBP, Singapore 20090319

The fruits are edible if you don’t mind working around the seeds. Delicious sweet small fruits but there are many seeds.

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