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Botanical Name Musa paradisiaca
Family Musaceae
Origin Southeast Asia
Description Musa paradisiaca, commonly known as banana, is a perennial herbaceous plant that belongs to the family Musaceae. The plant has a pseudostem that can grow up to 30 feet tall and leaves that can grow up to 9 feet long and 2 feet wide. The fruit is elongated and curved, and varies in color from green to yellow, depending on the ripeness.
Parts Used The fruit, leaves, flowers, and stem of the banana plant are used for medicinal purposes.
Dose The dose of banana depends on the condition being treated and the form of the plant being used. It is best to consult with a healthcare professional or an Ayurvedic practitioner for guidance on proper dosing.