Watermelon is an edible fruit produced by the Citrullus lanatus plant. Originating from Africa, the Citrullus lanatus is a vine-like plant growing close to the ground. Nowadays it is cultivated around the world, requiring mild to tropical temperatures as well as ample space. The traditional watermelon has a red or dark pink centre with black seeds dispersed throughout the core, however, today numerous varieties exist such as seedless. The vine plant growing watermelon, bears fruit approximately 3 months after planting.
Watermelon Puree has a bright red color. It tastes very sweet, juicy and re-freshing. Due to the large water content of the fruit, it tends to taste watery. The best flavor profile will be achieved when used pure not blended..
|Vitamin C||8.1 mg|
|Vitamin B-6||0.045 mg|
|Folate, total||3 mg|
*Source: Calculated internally using official online databases.