Fruit similar to cucumber, but thicker, 20 to 30 cm long. The skin is smooth and green, although it becomes yellow when ripening. The flesh is of a yellowish white colour and doesn’t have seeds.
- Outdoor growing
- Forced growing in greenhouses
- Preservation in cooling chambers
- Product from several sources
- Contrasting product (from the southern hemisphere)
Translation of the name
Commercial: Tropical fruit
23 calories per cada 100 grams
The tree it grows on and its curiosities
The main growing countries are Ecuador, Brazil , Peru, New Zealand, Italy, Israel, Greece, Spain (Málaga).