Cucumber is part of the gourd family and originally from South Asia but grows now on most continents. Cucumber consists of 95% water and, like tomato and squash, it is often perceived, prepared and eaten as a vegetable while it is actually a fruit! The cucumber Noa is the strongest cucumber taste. Pretty short, its skin is dotted with small spines and its flesh is crunchy, its flavor is pleasant and slightly bitter. It is found in spring and summer. Heirloom tomato cultivars can be found in a wide variety of colours, shapes, flavors and sizes. They are considered sweeter than usual tomatoes. Notably popular in Europe, the Marmande tomato is a French heirloom variety. Medium to large-sized, this beefsteak tomato is lightly ribbed with a flattened globe shape. The flesh is juicy and meaty with minimal seeds, and it offers a savoury tomato flavor with subtle tartness, as well as a hint of sweetness.
Cucumbers possess nutritional characteristics, such as vitamins A, C and K that help preventing cells damage and cancer, support the immune function and improve bone health and calcium balance. They also contain magnesium and potassium which support nerves transmission and muscles function as well as regulate blood pressure and enzyme reactions. Finally they contain probiotic bacteria that promote healthy digestion and nurture beneficial gut flora. Very low in calories yet high in vitamins, its nutrients may help strengthen bones, boost the cardiovascular system, and prevent cancer. Tomatoes possess impressive nutritional characteristics, such as vitamins A, C and E that help for proper vision and organ function, assist immune function and act as antioxidants. They are high in potassium which lower the risk of stroke and heart disease by reducing blood pressure. Beta-Carotene and Fibre contained into Tomatoes improve the health of eyes and the digestive system.
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|Description:||Noa Short Cucumber & Marmande HeirloomTomato|
|Min. Weight:||2.5 KG|
|Est. # of Fruits:||-|
|Est. # of Unique Fruits:||2|
|* # of fruits is only an estimation that may change from time to time. On the other hand, we make sure that minimum weight is respected.|