Charentais, organic seeds
Is the original French melon, ancestor of numerous more modern hybrid sorts. The fruit is smooth with gray green peel and darker stripes from pole to pole. It usually weighs between 0.7-0.9 kg (1-2 lbs.). The flesh is deep orange and very juicy and aromatic. Charentais is a really delicious dessert melon. A portion contains about 10 seeds.
|Latin name:||Cucumis melo|
|Botanic family:||The Squash Family - Cucurbitaceae|
|Sorted by size:||No|
|Days to maturity:||80|