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Chuchu Chichi

Caption:
Regional, the curator of a banana field collection on the island of Guadalcanal holding a Maoli-Popoulu cultivar called Chuchu Chichi. Its fruits are usually reddish-orange, hence chichi in its name, which means red. Chuchu is a generic name for these types of bananas in this part of the Solomon Islands.
Keywords:
Bunch, Cultivar diversity, Maoli-Popoulu subgroup
Date shot:
June 2011
Locality:
Sasa
Province/State:
Guadalcanal Island
Country:
Solomon Islands
Photographer:
Sachter-Smith, Gabriel