Green nutmeg melon

Origin - Fearing Burr said in 1863, “The Nutmeg Melon has long been in cultivation, and is almost everywhere to be found in the vegetable garden... It is of most delicious excellence... one of the best.”

Days till harvest - 83

Rind - Heavily netted.   Flesh - Green, rich, sweet, delicious flesh with heavy aroma.    Fruit weight -

 Softens and goes 'mushy' soon after ripening. 

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