Honeydew melon, or honeymelon, is a fruit that belongs to the melon species cucumis melo (muskmelon).
The sweet flesh of honeydew is typically light green, while its skin has a white-yellow tone. Its size and shape are similar to that of its relative, the cantaloupe.
Honeydew melon is available worldwide and can be eaten by itself or used in desserts, salads, snacks and soups.
Though its greatest appeal may be its flavor, honeydew is also nutritious and may provide several benefits.
Here are 10 surprising benefits of honeydew melon.
Rich in Nutrients
May Help Reduce Blood Pressure
Contains Nutrients Vital to Bone Health
May Improve Blood Sugar Control
Rich in Electrolytes and Water
May Support Healthy Skin
May Boost Your Immune System
May Promote Proper Digestion
May Support Vision and Eye Health
Easy to Add to Your Diet