Anne Arundel Melon

Origin - USA. Pre-1800. It was grown by farmers in Anne Arundel County, but nearly vanished in the last 100 years. This melon is seen in many of the paintings of the famous Peale family. William W. Weaver rediscovered this wonderful variety in 1992

Days to ripening - 83

Rind - Green, netted. Flesh - Green, flavourful with a tinge of orange in the centre. Fruit weight.

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