Musa paradisiaca
var. dacca

Musa paradisiaca
L. var. dacca (P. F. Horaninow) J. G. Baker ex K. M. Schumann

Accepted name Musa (AAB group) 'French' plantain
Synonyms Musa x paradisiaca L.
Authorities Cited in GRIN.  Accepted name according to Stover & Simmonds 1987 via Musa x paradisiaca L.
Section Eumusa
Description RHS 1956 gives the following description for 'Dacca' which is said to "belong" to M. x paradisiaca sapientum; flowers green at base and tip, about 4 in (10 cm) long, leaves pale green, leaf-stalk edged red.
References GRIN, RHS 1965, Stover & Simmonds 1987.


last revision 23 April 2003