Musa ornata: Flowering Banana

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Musa ornata also known as Flowering Banana and Ornamental Banana is a small ornamental banana from Southeast Asia, cultivated for its ornamental value. Its main attraction is the inflorescence, generally pink but varying from white to purple and lasts for months.

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Produces small edible fruit filled with seeds, pink to purple.

Photos: HortPark, Singapore 20120323

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