PEACH CUCUMBER

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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. 

Benefits

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.

  • Regulates growth

  • 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. 

Availability during the year

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