Parvin is a medium sized blushed mango with heavy, waxy thick skin and deep orange flesh which has a small degree of fibre. Sweet and rich in flavour.
Good Fruit Guide Rating: ***
Origin: Parvin is reported to be a chance seedling of Haden, discovered in the 1940’s by Clint Fisk Parvin in Bradenton, Florida.
Grown in: Brazil, Puerto Rica, Dominican Republic
Harvest & Availability: Parvin is fairly rare in UK retailers, but may be available as follows:
- June: Dominican Republic
- July: Dominican Republic
- October: Brazil
- November: Brazil