Banganapalli is a mango variety generally known as The King of Mangoes, cultivar named after Banganapalle, a town in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India. An unspoilt obliquely oval specimen presents an unblemished golden yellow thin edible skin. These mangoes are medium sized, weighing on an average 350-500 grams. The pulp is fibreless, firm and yellow with sweet taste.n It received a geographical indication tag, (GI) in May 2017. Banaganapalli mangoes have been grown for over 100 years in Andhra Pradesh.
A geographical indication (GI) is a name or sign used on products which corresponds to a specific geographical location or origin (e.g. a town, region, or country). The use of a geographical indication may act as a certification that the product possesses certain qualities, is made according to traditional methods, or enjoys a certain reputation, due to its geographical origin.