Corundum var. Ruby in Zoisite Locality: Longido, Arusha, Tanzania Description: Superb hexagonal ruby crystal, the red-pink gem variety of the mineral species corundum, in green zoisite matrix. The ruby crystal has exceptionally rich color and runs completely through the matrix. From the Online Mineral Museum
Watermelon Plant Varieties: Common Types Of Watermelon - There are over 50 different varieties of watermelon, most of which you have probably never partaken of or seen. There are likely several watermelon plant varieties you would love to plant in the home garden. This article will help with that.
Growing Watermelon - Watermelons grow large -- but how do you know when they are done growing? With the many different types of watermelons and the many different sizes, it can be confusing. There are some signs to watch for that can indicate your watermelon is fully grown. We'll show you how to grow and harvest watermelons here. - http://home.howstuffworks.com/watermelon1.htm
Watermelon, has the highest concentrations of lycopene of any fresh fruit or veggie which helps fight heart disease & several types of cancer. It contains citrulline & arginine, which can help maintain arteries, blood flow & overall cardiovascular function. It helps in the treatment of many infections in the body, including inflammation of the joints. It is rich in calcium which aids in the preservation & strengthening of bone structures. It can also help with healing gout. #dherbs
Varieties of Watermelon - "In this country, hundreds of watermelon cultivars have been developed by farmers and horticulturists over the years; they vary widely in taste, texture, and color. Here are 18 of our favorites." : saveur #July4th