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Plant Identification: Please help me identify this plant

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GeorgeGarden
Kerala
India

November 8, 2012
10:17 AM

Post #9327925

Please let me know the id of this plant. The leaves look like the leaves of the banana plant. I am from southern part of India.

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TomH3787
Raleigh, NC
(Zone 7b)

November 8, 2012
10:31 AM

Post #9327938

Ravenala madagascariensis
vngarden
Seattle, WA

November 8, 2012
10:35 AM

Post #9327940

looks like strelitza, or bird of paradise

if so, the flowers should look:

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Vestia
San Francisco, CA

November 8, 2012
11:04 AM

Post #9327963

I agree with Ravenala; if it was a BOP, the petioles would be shorter, and not quite so even. FWIW, they are related.

growin

growin
Vancouver, BC
(Zone 8b)


November 8, 2012
11:17 AM

Post #9327972

I agree, Ravenala.

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