Green Machine Melon

Green Machine melon

Origin - USA. 

Days to ripen -

Rind - Netted, green   Flesh - green, great tasting.     Fruit weight - 1 kg

Ripeness indicator - Turns a little yellow under the netting and slips.  

Vigorous, compact vines. Very productive. Amazing and delicious, this is one of the best tasting melons I have ever grown.   

 My Notes: I love this melon and grow it every year. This year it is not setting as much fruit as normal.

Harvest 2011 - My three plants produced 8 fruits averaging 500g each. Most years they would be expected to produce at least 6 fruits each. 

 

 Seeds are available from Baker Creek seeds USA.   

See below pictures for this seasons growing info.

2014/15 growing season

1st October 2014: Sowed seeds in tubes

13th oct: Germinating


 

 2012 Growing season

2nd Oct: seeds sown

18th Oct: Germination. The nights have been cold which has delayed them coming up.