Mango

-        Agro-climatic zones / Districts

-          Various agro-ecological regions of the Country acquire different varieties with its own characteristic flavour, appearance and taste.

-          Kurunegala, Anuradhapura, Puttlam, Hambanthota, Monaragala, Jaffna district.

-        Plantations – Large, Medium and small scale orchards.

-        Confined to Tropical and sub-tropical countries, known as the queen of tropical fruits.

-        Crop availability

  • Predominantly during May till July but also minor crops throughout the year.

-        Medicinal Values

Whilst the unripe mango fruit helps to prevent body ailments, stimulate bile formation and as a remedy for blood related diseases, the ripe fruit facilitates to overcome night blindness and enhances health of skin.