Latin name, Artocarpus Odoratissimus. A tropical fruit from the Philippines having a mass of small seeds embedded in sweetish white pulp.
Marang is an exotic and delicious fruit that contains numerous vitamins and minerals, which has beneficial effects on the body’s health.
MARANG tree is cultivated in the Philippines, southern Thailand, Malaysia, Brunei, Indonesia and India Tripura for its fruit. Of course, the Filipino, being the festive people we are, celebrate this season in numerous and colorful ways. In Brgy. Colonia Divina of Sagay City, Negros Occidental the fruit is made the center of attraction on its Marang Yagangyang Festival!