Variety: Galia Melon

Variety Overview

Galia melons have yellow-orange skin with a light tan netting. They have pale green flesh with a sweet and spicy flavor and a banana-like or tropical fragrance. A more prominent orange color in the skin and a musky fragrance signal ripeness and a higher sugars.

Characteristics

  • Specialty Melons
  • Melons
  • Yellow-orange skin with a light tan netting

  • Pale green deepening to darker green near the rind

  • Sweet and spicy with a banana-like or tropical aroma

  • Medium

  • Yellow-orange

  • Round

  • Yes
  • A central seed cavity with golden-colored seeds

  • Spring to mid-fall

  • Photo courtesy World Variety Produce

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