How many varieties of mango are there?

How many varieties of mango are there?

Worldwide, hundreds of mango cultivars are known, with over 1000 varieties in India. Most commercial cultivars belong to Mangifera indica, while a few commercial varieties grown in Southeast Asia belong to other Mangifera species.

Which variety of mango is best?

10 of the Most Popular Mango Varieties in India

  • Kesar, Junagadh.
  • Langra, Varanasi.
  • Chaunsa, Kurukshetra.
  • Safeda, Banganapalle.
  • Totapuri, South India.
  • Neelam, Pan India.
  • Dasheri, North India.
  • Himsagar, West Bengal. It is an exceptionally admired mango cultivar, which originated in West Bengal.

What are the different variety of mangoes?

Different Types of Mangoes In India You Should Know About!

  • Banganapalli, also known as Safedi. Banganapalli is the earliest variety of mangoes in the market and is originally from the Andhra Pradesh town of Banaganapalle (Now you know how it gets its name).
  • Payri.
  • Kesar.
  • Neelum.
  • Alphonso/Hapus.
  • Dasheri.
  • Totapuri.
  • Chausa.

What are the three varieties of mango?

Top 12 Most Popular Types Of Mangoes in India

  1. Alphonsos Hapoos – Ratnagiri, Maharashtra.
  2. Kesar Mangoes – Gir Junagadh, Gujarat.
  3. Dashehari Mangoes – Lucknow and Malihabad, Uttar Pradesh.
  4. Himsagar mangoes – Murshidabad, West Bengal.
  5. Chausa Mangoes – Uttar Pradesh.
  6. Badami Mangoes – Karnataka.
  7. Safeda Mangoes – Andhra Pradesh.

Which mango is king of mango?

the Alphonso
Indians know the Alphonso is the ‘king of mangoes’.

Who is the king of mangoes?


Is Badami and Alphonso same?

Badami is one mango variety which has an abundance of nutrients and is known as the Alphonso of Karnataka. It has a very thin bright golden yellow colour skin with a tinge of red on the top of the fruit. Alphonso, the king of mangoes, is native to Maharashtra but is also grown in Gujarat, Karnataka and Madhya Pradesh.

What is Indian mango called?

Alphonso (mango)

Mangifera ‘Alphonso’
Genus Mangifera
Species Mangifera indica
Cultivar ‘Alphonso’
Origin India

What is Ratna mango?

Ratna is a mango variety of Indian origin grown in the state Maharashtra and some parts of Karnataka. It is a hybrid variant made from the Alphonso and Neelam mango. It is considered to be one of the high yielding mango varieties . Available from the Mid-April to June. The mango has a short shelf life.