Honey Gold

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Mangifera 'Honey Gold'
GenusMangifera
SpeciesMangifera indica
Hybrid parentage'Kensington Pride × unknown
Cultivar'Honey Gold'
OriginAustralia

The 'Honey Gold' mango is a named mango cultivar that is grown in Australia and known for its sweet flavor and fiberless flesh.[1]

History[edit]

Honey Gold was first produced in Queensland's Rockhampton region in 1991 as hybrid between Kensington Pride and an unknown variety.[2] The Queensland-based Piñata Farms owns the rights to Honey Gold.[2][3]

Description[edit]

The fruit has a yellow-orange skin and an intense, punchy, distinctive sweet flavor.[2]

See also[edit]

List of mango cultivars

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Australian Varieties". Australian Mangoes. Retrieved 24 January 2017.
  2. ^ a b c "About Honey Gold Mangoes". Pinata Farms. Retrieved 24 January 2017.
  3. ^ "Honey Gold mangoes fetch top dollar in markets across Australia". 15 January 2016. Retrieved 24 January 2017.