New! Specialty French melon for longer storage.Very sweet with mild aromatics reminiscent of a traditional Charentais. Classic looks and smaller size (2–3 lb.) make this a great melon for fresh market sales. Stores 6 days or more at room temperature and up to 18 days refrigerated. Harvest at forced ..
Disease-tolerant and shippable.Ripe Athena melons seldom crack and their tough rinds make them ideal for shipping. Good shelf life even when harvested ripe. Widely adapted. Fruits avg. 5–6 lb. Harvest at full-slip (when a gentle tug removes the fruit from the vine). Intermediate resistance to Fusari..
Sweet and juicy Canary type.The smooth yellow melons avg. 5–5 1/2" X 4 1/2–5 1/2" and about 4 lb. Flesh is very sweet and juicy. Harvest when fruit turns dark yellow, at forced-slip stage, or cut from vine. Avg. 13,600 seeds/lb. Packet: 30 seeds.SCIENTIFIC NAME:Cucumis meloCULTURE:A light, well-drai..
Earlier Passport type with powdery mildew resistance.Concentrated set of 5–6 lb. fruits is produced on healthy, vigorous vines. Thick, aromatic, sweet green flesh of exceptional eating quality. Small seed cavity. Harvest at full slip, when the skin of the fruit is yellow. Intermediate resistance to ..
Premium-quality organic cantaloupe.Bred and trialed to withstand the stressors of organic cropping systems, these 3 1/2–4 lb. heavily netted fruits are exceptionally sweet and aromatic. Harvest at forced slip or cut from the vine when the skin is mostly yellow but still shows a 30–40% green hue. Hig..
Extra-early Charentais.Escorial matures nearly a week before Savor to serve the early Charentais market. Fruits avg. 2 lb. and are round to round-oval with pronounced sutures and moderate netting. Flesh is dark orange, very sweet, and aromatic. When ripe, outer skin is green with a yellowish tinge. ..
New! Exquisite old-fashioned flavor.Succulent and sweet, this hybrid version of the heirloom 'Petit Gris de Rennes' looks and tastes like the French original but is protected by modern disease resistance. Unique greenish-yellow, green-striped rind attracts attention, as does the intoxicating scent. ..
Earliest Eastern variety.Be the first to market with Halona. Fruits mature extra early, avg. 4–5 lb., and have an excellent flavor. Harvest at full-slip (when a gentle tug removes the fruit from the vine). Intermediate resistance to Fusarium wilt races 0–2 and powdery mildew. Avg. 19,900 seeds/lb. P..
Strong disease resistance.Aromatic, very sweet, and full of flavor. The beautiful, ribbed fruits avg. 3–5 lb. and are borne on healthy, productive plants. Harvest at full-slip (when a gentle tug removes the fruit from the vine). Bred at Cornell University. Intermediate resistance to Fusarium wilt ra..
Flavorful yellow-skinned honeydew.The attractive oval fruits avg. 3–3 1/2 lb., and have delicious orange flesh. Plants are strong and vigorous and perform well in warm or cool weather. Intermediate resistance to powdery mildew. Avg. 20,500 seeds/lb. Packet: 30 seeds.SCIENTIFIC NAME:Cucumis meloCULTU..
Unique orange-fleshed honeydew.Unlike typical honeydews which have pale green flesh, Honey Orange's flesh is pale salmon-orange. Thick, crisp, and honey-sweet, it is delicious to the rind. Medium-size, oval-round melons avg. 3 lb. and have smooth, ivory skin. Early maturity. Tolerant of cool conditi..
Early and cool-weather tolerant honeydew.Smooth, round to oval-round fruits are very sweet, flavorful, and slow to crack even in cool, cloudy weather. The 3–3 1/2 lb. melons hold well on the vine or after being harvested. Avg. 19,800 seeds/lb. Packet: 30 seeds.SCIENTIFIC NAME:Cucumis meloCULTURE:A l..