(Green-orange flesh) 89 days. [1881. Derived from 'Netted Gem' which came from a chance seedling of 'Nutmeg'.] Well known for its fine-grained texture and sweet flesh. 4-6 in. fruits average 2-3 lbs, are heavily netted and slightly ribbed. Highly resistant to rust, holds well, suited for garden or market. Pkt.
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Cucumis melo
Please refer to our Muskmelon (Cantaloupe) Growing Guide for cultural information.
Packet: 2 g unless otherwise stated (approximately 50 to 90 seeds, depending on variety) sows 50'.
See also Watermelon varieties.