A cantaloupe doesn't have the smooth sheen of a honeydew or the artistic green striations of a watermelon .
As we tuck into a colourful platter of fresh pineapple, watermelon , kiwi fruit, pears and bananas on the veranda, she cooks up sausages, bacon and pancakes.
Growing a prize watermelon is a bit like pig farming.
The fact that you don't need an electrical appliance to extract juice from a watermelon also comes as a blessing for these vendors.
They may consume fresh green vegetables, oranges, carrots, watermelon , beans and possibly folic acid pills.
A seed like that would ruin the juiciest, sweetest tasting watermelon .
There's nothing wrong with eating watermelon , provided you eat a slice rather than 10 of them.
The fertile soil of the valleys produces a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, including citrus, sugarcane, watermelons , bananas, yams, and beans.
Most of the larger fruits such as pumpkins and watermelons , and some of the bigger vegetables such as gourds and tubers, are easier to carve into novel shapes.
Mature coconuts are found to have little flesh, and the juice is watery; while other garden produce such as pumpkins, greens and watermelons are not growing well.