Melons are rounded or elongate, of yellow or green rind, sometimes combined depending on the variety. It has an aromatic, juicy and sweet flesh, being an ideal fruit to fight thirst.
The melon is a globose, rounded or elongate fruit, 20 to 30cm long, weighing up to 2kg. The furrowed or netted bark may be of a pale yellow colour, green or combined according to the variety. The pulp is aromatic, juicy and sweet, of white or greenish white, yellow and orange colour. Inside it we find multiple yellow-rind pips.
The melon is a diuretic, depurative and slightly laxative fruit, reason why it is recommended to treat constipation. It is appropriate in diets for people who suffer from gout, rheumatism and kidney pathologies. Thanks to its mineral contribution, it is recommended to be consume during periods of convalescence, anaemia and weakness.