Banana is also an exotic berry and belongs to the grassy family. That is, large banana trees with fruits are considered grass, after bamboo – the tallest in the world, whose trunk can reach 15 meters and leaves – several meters. It grows in the tropics and subtropics: South Asia, Latin America, India, Malaysia, etc. And also in Russia in Sochi.
The berry is rich in vitamins of groups B, E, C. It contains fiber, starch, pectins, proteins, essential oils, from minerals: calcium, magnesium, zinc, potassium, iron, etc. Pulp is used as a laxative in the treatment of ulcers. The fetus prevents the increase in pressure and the development of strokes, fights against tumors. The peel has the ability to heal burns and abscesses.
They say that because of its rich composition, banana is a calorie potato. It has carbohydrates and sugar, so after eating it, you often feel hungry, and diabetics are advised to exclude it from the diet, although the infusion of its flowers helps in the treatment of this disease, as well as . The fetus thickens blood, so it is better to be careful with thrombophlebitis sufferers. All parts of the banana are used in various industries, for example, in the construction and textile. By the way, royal clothing from banana leaves is mentioned in the epic “Ramayana”.