The mango in Hawaii
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The mango in Hawaii

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Published by Government Printing Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Mango

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Edition Notes

Statementby J.E. Higgins
SeriesBulletin / Hawaii Agricultural Experiment Station -- no. 12
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p., 10 p. of plates :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25613659M

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Mango in Hawaii, prepared by Mr. J. E. Higgins, horticulturist: This paper constitutes an important contribution to the literature of tropical agriculture, for the mafigo is to these islands what the apple is to people of the colder climes, a delicious fruit, so abundant in its season as to be,,,ithin the reach of all.   Mangos orginated in Southeast Asia and India, where references to the fruit are documented in Hindu writings dating back to B.C. Buddhist monks cultivated the fruit and in fact, the mango is considered to be a sacred fruit in the region because is is said that Buddha himself meditated under a mango tree.   MANGO LADY AND OTHER STORIES FROM HAWAII by Ted Gugelyk Review by Wanda A. Adams Advertiser Features Editor This slim collection reads like a pau hana talk-story hour with the guys gathered around the back of the pick up truck, slurping Buds and munching poke. Or what you'd hear around a campfire on a North Shore beach after a long day of s: 1.   From May to October a fruit frenzy takes over the islands of Hawaii. This period, known as the mango season in Hawaii is popularly known for its mango-bursting farmer’s markets and backyard trees. Of course, mangos aren’t native to Hawaii originally. It is suspected that the fruit came to Hawaii first in by Captain Meek from Manila.