Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.

Abacaor Abaka

Abaca or Abaka, the Manilla hemp, a valuable fibre obtained from the leaves of Musa textilis, a native of the Philippine Islands, related to the banana. The fibre is used for cordage and papermaking. The name is also applied to the plant.

“Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.”
Psalm 23:4