DISCOVER THE BENEFITS OF OUR PEACH CUCUMBER
The peach cucumber, also known as scent pumpkin or sicana odorifera, is an exotic fruit that average measures 50 cm long and 8 cm in diameter. It has a hard peel orange, brown, dark purple or jet black; and in its central cavity has a lot of flat seeds.
Its pulp is sweet, fleshy and juicy with orange or yellow color, besides is too refresh and full of vitamin C. Also it’s well known by its particular smell.
This fruit has been known since ancient times for its nutritional value:
Relieves sore throats
Helps to reduce fever
Fight intestinal parasites
It is important for bladder health
Strengthens the immune system
It is ideal for healing wounds
Promotes the production of collagen in the body
Due to its vitamin A content, it helps to improve night vision
Stimulates the production of white blood cells
Strengthens bone health
Due to its calcium content, it is ideal for the bones and teeth formation.
It strengthens the muscles of the body, due to the iron content
Tips for consumption
When the pulps is ripe you can eat it naturally, when it is in the ripening process you have to cook it as a vegetables, in soups and stews. It can also be used in the production of candies, jams of juices.
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