citrullus lanatus

Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
Related to citrullus lanatus: Citrullus vulgaris
Enlarge picture


Natural diuretic that washes you from the inside. Lowers blood pressure. Soothes intestinal tract and stomach ulcers. Highly alkalizing (do not eat with other food since it lowers stomach acid). WATERMELON SEED- a diuretic used in herbal teas to flush out bacteria from UTIs and reduce urinary stone accumulations. Seeds also good for chasing out parasites. Grind seeds into food or smoothies. High in amino acids citruline and arginine. A gentle body cleanser for skin conditions like hives. If organic, put the whole watermelon in blender, seeds, rind, everything. Very very good for you. Also put this smoothie mush on your face to help skin rebuild collagen and become smoother again. Keep doing this and see results after only a week! Also good for constipation. Note: sprouting seeds produce toxic substance in its embryo.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
English, botanical and local names of the samples English name Botanical name Local name Watermelon Citrullus lanatus NA Barbados nut Jatropha curcas Eso Lapalapa Sand box Hura crepitans Atapara NA Calophyllum inophyllum NA Mango Magnifera indica Mangoro Nicker nut Caesalpinia bonduc Eso Ayo Star apple Chrysophyllum albidum Agbalumo NA = not available.
0 Table 6: Fruits available on the market for students Fruits Fruits (Scientific name) (Common name) Blackberries Rubus fruticosus Grape fruit Citrus paradise Tangerine Citrus reticulata Cantaloupe Cucumis melo Strawberries Fragaria ananassa Orange Citrus sinensis Apple Malus domestica Banana Musa acuminata Peach Prunus persica Pear Pyrus communis Apricot Prunus armeniaca Pine apple Ananas comosus Water melon Citrullus lanatus Mango Mangifera indica Pawpaw Carica papaya Guava Psidium guajava Grapes Vitis vinifera Lime/lemon Citrus aurantiifolia/ Citrus limon Passion fruit Passiflora edulis Fruits Participants' response (Common name) Available Blackberries [44.
00 (Water, glycerin, citrullus lanatus (wate rmelon) fruit extract) Phase D NaOH (30%) q.
Watermelon, Citrullus lanatus, is a frost-sensitive annual vine with deeply indented, lobed and hairy leaves with climbing tendrils.
Tomato Lycopersicon esculentum Leeks Allium ampeloprasum Celery Apium graveolens Carrots Daucus carota Cabbage Brassica oleracea Parsley Petroselinum crispum Basil Ocimum basilicum Snap beans Phaseolus vulgaris Water melon Citrullus lanatus Sweet pepper Capsicum annuum Onions Allium cepa Table 3: Average weekly earnings in Francs CFA for traders of vegetables in three urban centres of Cameroon Vegetable Bafoussam Bamenda Amaranthus spp.
Table 1: Proximate composition of Citrullus lanatus seed oil Parameters Composition % Moisture 4.