Plantain Stem / Banana Shoot

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SCIENTIFIC NAME :

 Musa Sapientum

MEDICINAL VALUE :

 Antifungal, antibacterial and digestive aiding properties

NUTRIENT VALUE :

 Rich in energy, moisture, protein, fat, carbohydrates, fibre, calcium, Iron and Phosphorus.

CULINERY AND OTHER VALUES :

 Used in many dishes like curries, stir fries mainly in south india.

GLOSSARY :

  • English : Plantain Stem / Banana Shoot
  • Tamil : Vazhaithandu
  • Malayalam : Pindi
  • Telugu : Arati Doota
  • Kannada : Dindu
  • Hindi : Kele-Ka-Tana
  • Bengali : Thor
  • Gujarati : Kelanu Thed
  • Konkani : Gabbo
  • Marathi : Gaboo / Kelicha Khunt
  • Oriya : Kadali Manja

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