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The banana is a plant with medicinal uses different high nutritional value. This species, which is part of the family of Musa and is called binomial Musa sapientum, can reach heights over 10 meters with good sized flowers. The typical growth area for the banana tree are the land in warm and tropical climates. The most common flowering season for this plant occurs in the months of spring . The main concern of the banana plant is the fruit (known by the name of the plant itself or as “bananas”).
The good thing is that banana is a plant that is available for most of the year and can be utilized as basic nutrient. In its chemical composition are good amounts of carbohydrates, minerals such as calcium, phosphorus, iron and potassium. Also, this plant has fluorine, iodine and magnesium. The banana fruit also contains several B vitamins
The main medicinal uses can be made ??from the banana plant are the antidiarrheal medicine, digestive and remineralizing. To take full advantages of the banana as a nutrient and natural healing is not needed any preparation. The banana, in fact, can be consumed in its raw state perfectly. It can be eaten alone, in salads mixed with other sweet fruits or liquefied form. It is important, when to eat bananas, take care that the fruit is mature enough inside to completely enjoy all the nutritional properties offered by this food (we can recognize when a banana is ripe for its shell: it becomes dark brown with small pints in the form of points, otherwise it will be green or yellow).