But the mangoes of Bombay, of Multan, and of Malda in Bengal, and the oranges of Nagpur and the Khasi hills, enjoy a high reputation; while the guavas of Madras are made into an excellent preserve.
Many tropical fruits grow wild but their quality is often inferior; those cultivated most extensively are mangoes and bananas.
Peculiar to the maritime zone are mangoes and the coco-nut palm.
Oranges are often plentiful, also pine-apples, guavas, custard-apples, mangoes and bananas.
Other agricultural products are sweet potatoes, cassava (manioc), yuca, yams, white potatoes, maguey, okra, peanuts, pease, all the vegetables of the hot and temperate climates, oranges, lemons, limes, bananas, plantains, figs, grapes, coco-nuts, pine-apples, strawberries, plums, guavas, breadfruit, mangoes and many others.