What are the kinds of banana?
- Cavendish Banana.
- Pisang Raja.
- Red Banana.
- Lady Finger Banana.
- Blue Java Banana.
- Manzano Banana.
- Burro Banana.
Furthermore, how many varieties of bananas are there?
There are way more varieties than you probably think. They're all varieties of bananas. Grown in more than 150 countries, it is widely believed there are more than 1,000 types of bananas in the world, which are subdivided into 50 groups.
Likewise, what are the different types of banana trees? Within the family Musaceae, there are 3 genera of banana plants: Ensete, Musa, and Musella. Banana trees are native to Southeast Asia, China, Madagascar and Africa.
Regarding this, what kind of banana do we eat?
Cavendish bananas are the most common variety. They are the long yellow, slightly sweet bananas at supermarkets around the U.S. They go from under-ripe green to perfectly ripe and still firm mellow yellow, to riper deep yellow with a brown spot or two, to super soft and browning.
Which country eats the most bananas?
The highest average per capita consumption of bananas in the world is in Ecuador, where residents eat an average of 218 pounds of bananas per person every year. The Ugandan word matooke means both “food” and “banana.”