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Lilliput F1 More Specialties Charentais Charantais melons are French cousins to American muskmelons. They are very sweet, typically grow only to the size of a softball and are suitable for vertical growing on a trellis. 2438 Oui F1 77-82 days. Round to slightly oblate, dark orange flesh, 3-4 lbs with butterscotch flavor & high Brix. Lightly sutured & netted, this unusual Eastern shipper has a strong, sweet taste. Fruit are firm with good shelf life. Strong disease tolerance makes this melon ideal for east coast production. Tolerant FW0-2, PM2. Christmas Christmas melons have a longer than average shelf life and are characterized by an elongated shape and splotchy yellow and green rind. 2422 Lambkin F1 75-80 days from sowing, 70 days from transplant. "Christmas Melon". Special traditional type that harvests well late season. Smooth oval 2-4 lb melons, avg size 7"T x 5"W. Thin rind mottled green on yellow. Flesh is ivory-white, sweet, aromatic, juicy, avg 14-16% Brix. Stores well, maybe til Christmas if you get the timing right. Resistant FW1, Tolerant FW2. Crenshaw Crenshaw melons are elongated, rich yellow sometimes streaked with light green, appearing slightly wrinkled at the stem ends. The flesh inside is aromatic salmon orange with a delicious lightly spicy sweetness. 2426 Lilly F1 80-85 days. Great Crenshaw taste, with super high 15-16% Brix rating. Large long oval 8-10 lb melons with light orange flesh and light smooth, light pale yellow rind. This one should sell well when folks see this hard-to-find favorite back on your shelf again. Avg yield 3-4 fruits per plant in trials. Tolerant PM1·2, WMV, PMV. Roadside, Fresh Mkt, Regional Grocer. Galia Galia melons are similar to cantaloupes in outward appearance but slightly larger. Inside, the flesh is yellow-green and is reported as exceptionally juicy. 2482 Diplomat F1 75 days. Globe shaped, 5-6 lb melons with no suture and fine netting. Thick, aromatic pale green flesh is very sweet and flavorful. Fruit remains on vine, so it can be harvested with the stem to avoid blossom-scar infection. Replaces Passport. Tolerant PM. 2490 Kelsey F1 60 days. Fruit exhibits a corky net over a yellow-green rind. Ivory green flesh is sweet and aromatic. Plants are strong, potentially high producing and aggressive with large leaves that provide good cover. FW1·2, PM1·2. Personal Size Melons 2425 Lilliput F1 80 days. Early. A personal handsized cantaloupe with round, 3½-5"W fruit. Stem slips at full maturity. Eastern shipper type, sutureless, with light netting and tan color at maturity. Flesh is deep orange, very highly flavored, sweet & aromatic, and very firm with tight closed cavity. Resistant FW0·2, PM1·2. Fresh Mkt, Regional Grocery, Shipping, Specialty, Restaurant. 2473U Sugar Cube F1 81 days. Superb unique disease package promotes development of super-high sweetness. Small 2 lb. melons pack a big taste, with full-flavored 14% Brix rating. Round & fully netted. Deep orange flesh, long shelf life, a musthave for the personal hand melon market. The flavor will appeal to any market. Resistant PM1·2, FW0·1·2, PRSV, WMV, ZYMV. Fresh Mkt, Restaurant, Local shipping. 2475 Tasty Bites F1 75-80 days. Perhaps the ultimate gourmet personal sized melon with deep orange flesh offset with green outer ring. Flavor is delicious, unique and sweet, resulting from its charantais and ananas parentage. Easy to grow, very vigorous and productive ripening over an extended harvest period. Above average shelf life. Offer customers halves at your market stand as a snack with a scoop of sherbet. Tolerant ALB, FW1·2, PM1. Fresh Mkt. Cat# Cantaloupe (M=1000) 25 sd 100 sd 500 sd 1000 sd 5 M (per M) 10 M (per M) 44 Email: twilley@twilleyseed.com Fax: 864-227-5108 15 M (per M) 30 M (per M) 2482 Diplomat 2.15 6.85 28.00 37.55 35.65 33.25 30.85 29.15 2490 Kelsey 1.55 3.75 13.15 22.00 ------------- ------------- ------------- ------------- 2422 Lambkin 3.50 10.80 45.50 79.00 71.00 66.00 63.00 60.00 2425 Lilliput 2.95 9.40 38.00 54.95 45.30 ------------- ------------- ------------- 2426 Lilly 2.00 6.45 26.50 39.95 37.90 35.35 32.85 31.00 2438 Oui 2.00 6.45 26.50 37.40 35.45 33.10 30.75 29.05 2473U Sugar Cube 3.15 10.20 41.75 63.45 60.20 56.15 52.15 49.30 2475 Tasty Bites 3.15 9.50 39.00 54.40 51.60 48.15 44.70 42.25 Lambkin F1 Sugar Cube F1 Melon Disease Codes ALB Alternaria Leaf Blight DM Downy Mildew FW Fusarium Wilt & Race #'s PMV Potato Mosaic Virus PM Powdery Mildew & Race #'s PRSV Papaya Ringspot Virus Sul Sulphur Damage WMV Watermelon Mosaic Virus ZYMV Zucchini Yellow Mosaic Virus Diplomat F1 Lilly F1 Oui F1 Tasty Bites F1


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