This Eastern melon can be stored longer post-harvest than other Eastern types, while still having the oustanding flavor and texture expected of this type. Fruit weigh 5-7 lbs.and have exceptional sweetness at 13% Brix. Expect full color change and slip at maturity. Intermediate resistance to FW(races 0,1,2) and PM (races 1,2).
Approx 30 seeds
Depth: 1/2 inch
Spacing: 18-20 inches
Soil type: rich
Sun: full sun
Days to harvest: 80 days
Hardiness Zones: 3-10
Melons prefer slightly sandy, very rich, well-drained soil. Be careful not to over water vines, especially as fruit is approaching maturity
Hand harvested and packed for the 2023 season. We are a small batch grower, so limited quantities are available.
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