Watermelon is a nutrient dense fruit, which is contrary to the common opinion that watermelon is just water and sugar.
The watermelon is rich with antioxidants, mineralsand vitamins. The best thing about this fruit is that it’s low in calories.
When I think about watermelon, it reminds me of summerandpicnics. This fruit is exceptionally refreshing and it’s amazing against the summer heat.
By choosing watermelon, you are going to enjoy a tasty, quick dessert without having to worry about the calories.
This fruit has different types, but these 5 are the most common:
- Mini ( i.e. personal)
However, it is also very important to choose the right watermelon in order to be able to enjoy it!
5 Tips to Pick Watermelon
The tail of the watermelon shows how ripe the fruit is, so be very careful when you are buying a watermelon. The green tail shows that the watermelon was picked too early. The dry tail, on the other hand shows that the fruit is just perfect.
- Field Spot
The white spots on the peel are the field spots. In case you find fields spot on your watermelon, it indicates that it was on the ground, and that the watermelon is sweetandripe.
The color of the spot might be from orangetoyellow.
Although many people think the bigger, the better, this is not the case with watermelons. You should make sure not to pick the big watermelons, choose the small ones.
The webbing on the watermelon shows how much bees touched the flower. It’s believed that it’s best when there is more pollination.
- Boy or Girl?
Even though it may sound surprising, watermelons have genders. The “girl” watermelon is stoutand round, while the “boy” watermelon is more elongated. You should choose the “girl” watermelons since they are sweeter.