Incredibly sweet along with firm as well as creamy flesh, bananas are
available packaged within their yellow-colored outdoor jackets are
available for pick throughout every season. The banana plant will grow
10 to 26 ft. as well as is just about the identical family as the lily
as well as the orchid. The bunch of fruits consists of anywhere from 50
to 150 bananas along with specific fruits arranged in bundles, referred
to as “hands,” that contains 10 to 25 bananas.
The major banana growing states are Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat,
Assam, Karnataka, Kerala, Bihar,West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh,Orissa and
Madhya Pradesh. In terms of area under cultivation Tamil Nadu ranks
first, while in terms of production Maharashtra tops the list. Most of
the banana is produced on a small scale basis in different production
systems. The phenomenal increase in production has been due to adoption
of high density planting, use of tissue-cultured seedlings and drip
irrigation which significantly improved productivity.