Musaceae – Banana Family

Plants in the tropical Banana Family (Musaceae) are rhizomatous, stoloniferous herbs with erect pseudostems, large, simple, oblong leaves that often split to the midrib, separate male and female bracteate flowers on drooping or erect inflorescences, and fruit in the form of soft, fleshy berries commonly known as bananas.

Listed below are some of the Hawaiian plants in this family.