Then the husk is opened by carefully paring around the convex edge with a sharp knife and taking care not to cut the kernel, which will readily slide out. Unfortunately, your browser does not support modern technology used on our website. Inside the fruits attacked by AIternaria there are corresponding areas of hard, corky, spongy lesions. The distinction is not absolute, and occasionally a seed supposedly of one class may behave like the other. Control measures must be taken in advance of flowering and regularly during dry spells. Planting The Tree. In Florida groves, irrigation is by means of overhead sprinklers which also provide frost protection when needed. The Angie Mango is a considered to be a wonderful Dwarf and easy to manage mango variety. Eating quality was equal except that the calcium-treated fruits were found slightly higher in ascorbic acid. Bacterium carotovorus is a source of soft rot. Sprouting occurs in 8 to 14 days in a warm, tropical climate; 3 weeks in cooler climates. Husk removal speeds germination and avoids cramping of roots, and also permits discovery and removal of the larva of the seed weevil in areas where this pest is prevalent. Seed fat: Having high stearic acid content, the fat is desirable for soap-making. Some cultivars in India bear 800 to 3,000 fruits in "on" years and, with good cultural attention, yields of 5,000 fruits have been reported. Quality is improved by controlled temperatures between 60° and 70° F (15° -21° C). Some of these are cultivars introduced from Florida where they flower and fruit only once a year. Meanwhile, a reverse flow of varieties was going on. It was beautiful, crimson-blushed, just under 1 lb (454 g) with golden-yellow flesh. Leaf tip burn may be a sign of excess chlorides. But with the expanding population, increased land values and cost and shortage of agricultural labor after World War II, a number of large groves were subdivided into real estate developments given names such as "Mango Heights" and "Mango Terrace". The Thai sweet green mango pairs incredibly well with spicy food, because of the sweetness of the flesh.