China: Mini watermelons are coming

A variety of mini watermelon named Pepquino melon has been successfully grown in Jinshan district of Shanghai. The Pepquino melon is a very ancient species that originates from South America. It is basically a “micro-cucumber” that is very closely related to the melon. The “micro-cucumber” is only 3 centimeters long and with skin color similar to watermelon. The Pepquino melon is available from April until November. 1 kilogram of Pepquino melon sells for 160 yuan.

Source: english.peopledaily.com

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