It’s a herbaceous creeping plant , its origin is the Himalaya (of the family of the cucurbitaceae).
It has an abundance of minerals and trace elements (vitamins)
Potassium (necessary to equilibrate the hydric and acid base of our body). Well known for skin care, it carries all vitamins and particularly a variety of vitamin B. Its skin carries vitamin A and E which help to slow down the aging process of the cells.
We select is pulp for its healing, softening qualities and for its purifying and astringent action.