Hearts of Gold melon

Origin - dating back to around 1890.

Days till harvest - 85

Rind - netted fruit  Flesh - orange fleshed with firm, sweet, tasty flesh   Fruit weight - 1 kg

 One of the first “modern type” melons. It was once very popular

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 Photo thanks to Baker Creek Seeds (www.rareseeds.com