NewCROP has Banana information at:
BananaJulia Morton, Fruits of warm climates
MagnessJ.R. et al. 1971. Food and feed crops of the United States.
And outside links to more banana info:
BANANA "FRUIT FACTS"(Fruit Facts are a series of publications of the the California Rare Fruit Growers, Inc. that contain information on individual fruits, including botanical identification, description and culture notes based on California research, and characteristics of cultivars)
Banana Crop Informationfrom University of California Davis
Banana, Plantain (Musa spp.)from Mark Reiger of University of Georgia.
Publications on the International Plant Genetic Resources Institute Web Site
Cytogenetics of the genus Musaby K. Sheperd
Evaluation of Musa Germplasm resistance to Sigatoka diseases and Fusarium wilt.by B. Orjeda
Routine Post-harvest Screening of Banana/Plantain Hybrids: Criteria and Methodsby D.K. Dadzie, J.E. Orchard
Screening of Musa Germplasm for Resistance and Tolerance to Nematodesby P.R. Speijer, D. De Waele
Musa spp. (2nd edition)by M. Diekmann, C.A.J. Putter (eds.). FAO/IPGRI Technical Guidelines for the Safe Movement of Germplasm
Descriptors for Banana (Musa spp.)
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