Watermelon (Citrullus lanatus var. lanatus, family Cucurbitaceae) is a vine-like (scrambler and trailer) flowering plant originally from southern Africa.
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What's New and Beneficial About Watermelon. Alongside of tomatoes, watermelon has moved up to the front of the line in recent research studies on high-lycopene foods.
The health benefits of watermelon are mounting up. Research reveals that watermelons may prevent asthma, high blood pressure, cancer, regulate digestion ...