Water Melon Seeds 200gm


Tharbos Seeds (Water Melon Seeds):


Botanical name: Citrullus lanatus

Family: Cucurbitaceae (Pumpkin family)

Tamil Name: Tharboos

Common Name: Watermelon

Hindi: Tarbooz

Telugu: Eriputccha


Product Description:

Watermelon is an annual herbacious vine with long (up to 10 m) stems lying or creeping on the ground, with curly tendrils. Leaves are 5-20 by 3-19 cm, and hairy, usually deeply palmately lobed with 3-5 lobes. Leaf stalks are 2-19 cm long. Male flowers on 1.2-4.5 cm long pedicels. Flowers 1-2.5 cm long, pale green. Flowers monoecious, solitary, on pedicels up to 4.5 cm long; with 5 shortly united petals, pale green. Fruit of wild plants 1.5-20 cm in diameter, nearly spherical, greenish, mottled with darker green; of cultivated plants up to 30×60 cm, spherical or ellipsoid, green or yellowish, evenly coloured or variously mottled or striped.


  • The seeds are rich in numerous micronutrients like potassium, copper, selenium, and zinc.
  • They are low in calories and high in nutrients.
  • The watermelon seeds helps in boosting heart health and immunity
  • It helps to keep your blood sugar levels under control.
  • One of the important ingredient in watermelon seeds is linoleic acid – which is great for the skin and even prevents heart disease and stroke.

Internal Benefits:

  • The magnesium in the seeds can help improve your skin’s overall appearance. It reduces acne and treats other skin issues.
  • Watermelon seeds also provide a good source of good fats.

How to Consume:

  • You can toss the dry seeds with oil and salt (or any other seasoning) and toast them in a skillet until they turn crispy and golden brown. And then, you can eat them.
  • You can also make tea by using watermelon seed.