Jemez melon

Origin - USA

Days till harvest -  

Rind - Oval, ribbed, mostly smooth-skinned typical native melon.  Flesh - Orange flesh and sweet flavor.  Fruit weight -

 Collected in Jemez Pueblo in 1990.

My Notes:   

This is an old, traditional variety. Many of these old American varieties are not as sweet as we prefer melons today, and they often show some variability of fruit colour and shape.

 Seeds available from   USA