Missouri Gold melon

Origin - USA. A very old heirloom from Southern Missouri, which has been in one Missouri family since Civil War times. This variety was given to an Illinois seed corn grower in the 1970s, who has preserved it ever since.

Days till harvest - 85

Rind - netted.   Flesh - sweet, orange flesh  Fruit weight - 1 kg.

Taste and texture This is a very rare variety,  good yields.

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