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Originating in the Matti region, the popular variety noted for its unique flavor and nutrient profile is the Matti banana.This banana has a strong flavour and is frequently used in traditional pastries and religious gifts.


Health Benefits :


  • High in energy-giving carbohydrates, especially natural sugars.

  • A great source of vitamin C and vitamin B6.

  • Good for heart health and blood pressure regulation.

  • Potassium: Increases brain function

Matti Banana

  • GI Specifications

    Geographical Region

    Tamil Nadu

    GI Application No.


    GI Status Awarded


    GI Product of India


  • History & Heritage

    Matti Banana is a staple in the food and economics of its home region, with strong roots in local agronomy. It distinguishes out because to its greater size, unusual flavour, and texture, which are shaped by Matti's particular environment and soil. These bananas have cultural significance in ceremonies and daily life, contributing to the community's livelihood for generations.

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