Hearts of Gold Melon
Description: Boasting a shorter ‘days to maturity’ than many melons makes this a good choice for shorter growing seasons or for those that can’t wait for melon season. These are very productive plants that yield fruits that are round, netted, and average about 3 pounds. Flesh is very firm, dark orange, and aromatic.
Days to Maturity: 80
Approximate seeds per pack: 25
History: This heirloom is from 1890 and is the result of a cross between ‘Osage’ and ‘Nettedgem’