For President, a mango variety that blooms round the year

The variety gives mangoes during all seasons of the year, said Suman, who claims to have identified the variety 17 years ago.   

Published: 16th May 2017 07:56 AM  |   Last Updated: 16th May 2017 07:56 AM   |  A+A-

President Pranab Mukherjee. |File Photo: AFP

By PTI

JAIPUR: The President can soon savour mango, the king of fruits, throughout the year, courtesy a special variety of mango planted recently in the Mughal Gardens of the Rashtrapati Bhawan.     

The special variety of mango, called the 'Sadabahaar Aam' (evergreen mango), were planted at the famed Mughal Gardens by Kishan Suman, a farmer from Rajasthan's Kota district.     

The variety gives mangoes during all seasons of the year, said Suman, who claims to have identified the variety 17 years ago.     

The plant can be grown in a pot also, according to a release issued here.     

Suman will display the variety of the tree during the upcoming agro meet 'Gram' in Kota from May 24 to 26.

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