Cesme melon

Cesme Melon

Origin - Turkey. 

Days to ripen -

Rind - Almost round with yellow skin that has a few green spots.  Flesh -White, sweet with apple-like texture  

Fruit weight - 1.5 - 2 kg. 

Ripeness indicator - It goes yellow a week before it is ripe. Hard to tell when to pick though. Does not slip.  

 My Notes

Have three plants with two fruits each. Would do better if looked after better. My fruits are much smaller than they are meant to be.

See below the picture/s for info on the current growing season.

Turkish seller usually has seeds available at www.ebay.com  

2014/15 growing season

6th October 2014: Sowed seeds

 

 2012 Growing season

5th Oct: Seeds sown

2nd Feb: fruit ripe