Melon Varieties N - R
Click on the variety name for more info


Note: These are all open-pollinated, non-restricted varieties. I don't grow them all.

  •  CA - Cantalupensis group (now includes RE - Reticulatus)(netted melons and true canteloupes)
  • IN - Inodorous group (winter melons, honeydews)
  • DU - Dudaim group (Mango melons, Queen Anne etc.)
  • MO - Mormordica group (phoot and snap melons. The fruit is oval or cylindrical with smooth skin that cracks at maturity)
  • CO - Conomon group (Oriental pickling melons)

Note:

  • *** - Personally recommended (most melons are good to great but these are exceptional in my opinion)
  • # - Good for small gardens or short growing seasons  
  • G - Melons I am growing or have grown 

 
 
Obinovot 

USSR





 
Olivin

IN





 
Orkatoy 

Turkey




Pamukova

Turkey







 
 
 
Omani 







 
 
 
Peponic







 
 
 
Riddle 

#

USSR

G


 
 
Pierce Vires

RE




 
 
Rocky Ford (See Edens Gem)