Neelam is a very fragrant fruit and highly relished by mango fans all over the world. Neelam mango's desirability transcends the human race- animals love it, birds trust their young ones with this mango. It is indeed surprising how humans still manage to save some for themselves. Fruit is medium ovate-oblique in shape and saffron yellow in colour; good keeping quality; high yielding and regular bearing; ideal variety for transporting to distant places. Comes from Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Orissa.