Lime Green Seedless
A lime is a hybrid citrus fruit, which is typically round, green in color, 3–6 centimeters in diameter, and contains acidic juice vesicles. There are several species of citrus trees whose fruits are called limes
Lime occupies an important place among the fruits that possess medicinal properties. The seeds, flesh, and rind of this fruit have medicinal properties. Lime juice possesses healing and curative properties. This fruit has been mentioned in ancient Indian and Chinese medicinal texts due to its health benefits.
· Arab traders brought lime trees back from
their journey to Asia and introduced them into Egypt and
Northern Africa around the 10th century.
· The English word “lime” was derived,
via Spanish then French, from the Arabic word lima (Persian: limu).