Old Greek melon

Origin - Greece.

Days till harvest - 90

Rind - Slightly oblong, netted fruits vary quite a bit in size.  Flesh - The orange flesh is very sweet and a little fibrous. 

Fruit weight - 2-4 kg.

Ripeness indicator - turns mostly yellow, slips with a tug, fragrant

Ripe fruits keep fairly well.

My Notes:   First year growing this variety. Fruits are mostly large but the plants averaged 6 fruits each.


 Seeds available from www.rareseeds.com

 Fruit at 65 days from germination. Pic taken 29th Dec 2012