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'Latundan'


'Latundan' at a glance
Ploidy

3x

Genome group

AAA

Subgroup

Silk

Status

Cultivar

'Latundan' is a popular dessert banana in the Philippines.

Local names

'Tundan' (Philippines), 'Pisang Rastali' (Malaysia), 'Pisang Raja Sereh' (Indonesia), 'Kluai Nam' (Thailand), 'Chuoi Goong' (Vietnam)[1].

References

1. Ploetz, R.C., Kepler, A.K., Daniells, J.W. and Nelson, S.C. 2007. Banana and plantain: an overview with emphasis on Pacific island cultivars Musaceae (banana family). p27. In: Elevitch, C.R. (ed.). Species profiles for Pacific Island agroforestry. Permanent Agriculture Resources, Holualoa (USA).

See also on this website

Local names for 'Latundan' in the cultivar checklist
Musapedia pages on cultivars: