It is an excellent source of vitamin C, folic acid, and potassium.
Rich in vitamin K, potassium, magnesium, traces of sodium and anti-oxidants.
CULINARY AND OTHER VALUES:
Cucumber is used in many Indian dishes like Avial, Daal, Curry, Sambhar, etc.
- English: Cucumber
- Tamil: Vellarikka
- Malayalam: Vellarikka
- Hindi: Khira / Kheera / Kakdi
- Bengali: Sasha / Sausha
- Marathi : Sitalchinni
- Telugu: Dosakaya