Banana production

Banana production in India.

  • Tamilnadu > Gujrat > Maharashtra.
  • India is the largest producer of banana in the world.
  • Most of the cultivated banana is triploid. Diploid banana variety isĀ Lady finger.
  • Cut rhizomes used for propagation are calledĀ Peepers.
  • Banana fruit can be stored at 13 degree C &85-95% humidity for 3 weeks.
  • Seedlessness in banana is controlled by spray of 2,4-D@ 25ppm.