Variety: Persian Melon



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Persian Melon

Variety Overview

Persian melons look similar to cantaloupe, with heavy netting, though larger. Their light gray-green rind turns tan when ripe. Their coral-colored flesh is fragrant and sweet with a firm, buttery texture. They feel heavy for their size when ripe.


  • Specialty Melons
  • Melons
  • Round and heavily netted, with gray-green skin that turns tan when ripe

  • Coral-colored

  • Sweet

  • Larger than a cantaloupe

  • Gray-green to tan

  • Round

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

  • Mid-spring through summer

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