Tree is usually 4 meters high, with medium-sized elliptical leaves and which are deep green and aromatic. It has small yellowish-white flowers produced at the ends of the branches in groups of two to twenty. It produces rounded, green fruit with thin skin, whitish pulp, with a lot of juice with a slightly acidic flavor. Producing in autumn and early spring.
Benefits of lima:
- Improves digestion
- Prevents dehydration
- Suitable for diabetics
- Relieves colds and breathing problems
- Protects from infections due to its vitamin C content
- Fights constipation