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Piel de Sapo Melon (Cucumis melo)
Piel de Sapo Melon (Cucumis melo): in Sardinian dialect, toad's skin.
It is a typical product grown in the Sinis Peninsula. This sweet fruit has wrinkled, green skin and black spots, very similar to the amphibian’s skin. The pulp is white, crunchy, and very sweet, with an average weight of 2/3 kg. Each plant produces 5-6 fruits and boasts the characteristics for excellent conservation (2-3 months).