SCIENTIFIC NAME :
MEDICINAL VALUE :
Effective in healing menstual disorders, stomach ailments and ulcers
NUTRIENT VALUE :
Excellent source of potassium, plus vitamin’s A, C and E. it’s a good lactating agent
CULINERY AND OTHER VALUES :
Banana flowers are a delicacy in many Asian countries. In Philippines, banana flowers are the main ingredient in linabog or labog, a dish made with coconut milk, spices and dried fish. Banana flowers also feature in the cuisine of Laos . Eaten raw or can be made into delicious dishes. Can be added in soups, stews, salads, noodles etc.