Strange growth on Mango

miami580August 1, 2014

Does anyone know what this is on my Valencia Pride mango?

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That sort of thing does happen with mangos. Not real common, but not unusual.

    Bookmark   August 1, 2014 at 7:15PM
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Thanks. Is it safe to eat?

    Bookmark   August 2, 2014 at 8:52AM
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I doubt that any odd deformity like this on would be unsafe to eat. Once you open it you will probably see that it's just a skin deformity.

You may want to plant that seed, you never know... it could make a whole new cultivar of unusual mango.

    Bookmark   August 2, 2014 at 11:28AM
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Yes, mangos that you hang off a rail, LOL.

    Bookmark   August 2, 2014 at 7:09PM
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Maybe its happy to see you

    Bookmark   August 3, 2014 at 12:53AM
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It's a Cashew-nut-mango. Mango and Cashew nut share the same origin I believe, and one of the cashew remnant gene rears its head on your mango. This little thing will turn yellow and become the nut.

    Bookmark   August 5, 2014 at 3:32PM
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