One of the most popular shipping varieties! Produce good yields of 4 - 4½ lb melons. Thick, salmon flesh is very flavorful. Reasonably small seed cavity. Pick on full slip. Excellent choice for the South and other humid areas. Production and shipping qualities are excellent.
Pollination occurs by insect, bird, wind, humans, or other natural mechanisms. Because there are no restrictions on the flow of pollen between individuals, open-pollinated plants are more genetically diverse. However, as long as pollen is not shared between different varieties within the same species, then the seed produced will remain true-to-type year after year.
* This is an estimated guide. Conditions may vary considerably due to location.