08 Jul LOOK: Biggest Mango In The World- “Mangoming” Only @ Iligan City
Mga higala! Did you know? “Mangoming,” the BIGGEST MANGO IN THE WORLD, can only be found on Iligan City, Philippines.
The Mangoming was certified by Guinness World Records, Ltd. on December 2009 and is owned by Sergio and Maria Socorro Bodiongan. Its “biggest mango” status still remains unbroken until now!
According to the website of Guinness World Records, the mango, formerly believed to be of Florida variety, weighed 3.435 kg (7.57 lb), measured 30.48 cm (12 in) in length, 49.53 cm (19.5 in) in circumference and 17.78 cm (7 in) in width.
The mango is currently bearing fruit in Iligan and was recently featured in a report by TV Patrol North Mindanao.
Owner-Ma. Socorro Bodiogan expressed during an interview that she wants people to taste the amazing fruit and raise awareness of its existence. She also gives seedlings of Mangoming for free and shares info on how to care for it.