Tomato Hybrid / হাইব্রিড টমেটো
Tomato Hybrids are high-quality fruits compared to desi, local tomatoes. They contain numerous edible seeds and are red in colour due to lycopene, an anti-oxidant.
Essential for pregnant women as these tomatoes protect infants against neural tube defects.
Tomatoes are used in salads, soups, curries, pickles, etc. Tomatoes that are cooked with a touch of oil gives more lycopene than raw ones.