Madhu Ras melon

Origin - India.

Days to ripen - 

Rind - Yellow with green stripes. Smooth, no netting. Flesh - Orange, sweet.   Fruit Weight - 440 g

Ripeness indicators -  Skin turns yellow with green stripes. Slips.

This is a little (fist sized), sweet melon.  The name means 'Honey melon'. To my taste they taste just like supermarket rockmelons. They look nice but are nothing really special.


My Notes:

These melons are not very heat tolerant. 

 Seeds available from Baker Creek Seeds.

 Photo thanks to Garden Larder, Australia