Summer's sweet rewards begin here. Our extensive variety testing assures you of the easiest-to-grow, most flavorful melon varieties in each class of the species Cucumis melo, which includes a diverse range of both netted and smooth melons (watermelons are a different species). See our Melon Variety (C melo) Comparison Chart to review distinguishing characteristics and features, including days to maturity, average weight, disease resistance, harvest technique, and shelf life.
Personal-size and widely adapted with strong disease resistance.
New! Personal-size and widely adapted.
Classic Charentais type, has the sweetest flavor of all French melons.
The sweetest French melon.
Earliest-ripening cantaloupe, developed for cool-weather regions.
The earliest-ripening Eastern-type cantaloupe.
Creamy, aromatic light-orange flesh with distinct sweet-spicy flavor.
Creamy, sweet, aromatic flesh.
Organic hybrid cantaloupe with disease resistance and great flavor.
Our first organic hybrid cantaloupe.
Early, cold-weather tolerant smooth-skinned fruits with full flavor.
Early and cool weather tolerant.
Be the first to market with this extra-early Eastern variety.
Earliest Eastern variety.
Perfect shipping melon with disease tolerance and good shelf life.
Disease tolerant and shippable.
Single-serve melon with rich and sweet, butterscotch-like flavor.
Single-serve butterscotch melon.
Early and widely-adapted Piel de Sapo that is very popular in Spain.
Early Piel de Sapo.
Extra-early Charentais type, matures nearly a week before Savor.
Attractive, yellow-skinned honeydew with very flavorful orange flesh.
Flavorful, yellow-skinned honeydew.
High-yielding, widely-adapted organic melon for full-season harvest.
Full season organic variety.
Fruits with excellent flavor borne on powdery mildew resistant plants.
Earlier Passport type with powdery mildew resistance.
Aromatic with superb flavor: sweet, mildly spicy with notes of pear.
Canary-type melon with sweet and juicy white flesh.
A canary melon with sweet, juicy white flesh.
Personal-size, intensely sweet melon with above-average shelf life.
Personal-size melon with intense sweetness.