Bush Banana – Yuparli Jukurrpa

This dreaming is about the Yuparli or bush banana plant that grows near Lajamanu. The fruit is green and a long oval shape. It is very sweet to eat. The bush bananas winds itselfs around the trees, first it has fluffy flowers before the fruit develops. The fruit forms and becomes round and then grows bigger and bigger. We cook bush bananas in the coals to make them tender and then we eat them.

$340.00

1 in stock

Medium: Painting
800x300mm Synthetic Polymer Paint on Canvas
Year: 2021
SKU: 561-21

Description

This dreaming is about the Yuparli or bush banana plant that grows near Lajamanu. The fruit is green and a long oval shape. It is very sweet to eat. The bush bananas winds itselfs around the trees, first it has fluffy flowers before the fruit develops. The fruit forms and becomes round and then grows bigger and bigger. We cook bush bananas in the coals to make them tender and then we eat them.

Additional information

Weight 0.8 kg

About Lisa Martin

Lisa lives in Lajamanu with her partner.  She has 5 children now. She began painting at a young age in Yuendumu at Warlukurlandu Artists and in Nyirripi all Warlpiri towns in the Tanami Desert.  Lisa enjoys making her garden look good planting plants.  Lisa likes to make designs and colours in painting.

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