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-sized and widely adapted with strong disease resistance.
New! Personal-sized and widely adapted.
This classic Charentais has the sweetest flavor of all French melons.
The sweetest French melon.
Beautiful, variegated honeydew perfect for farmers' markets and chefs.
Creamy, aromatic light-orange flesh with distinct, sweet-spicy flavor.
Creamy, sweet, aromatic flesh.
Unique orange-flesh honeydew has honey-sweet flavor and crisp texture.
Unique, orange-flesh honeydew.
Personal-size, intensely sweet melon with above-average shelf life.
Personal-size melon with intense sweetness.
Early, cold-weather tolerant smooth-skinned fruits with full flavor.
Early and cool weather tolerant.
Perfect shipping melon with disease tolerance and good shelf life.
Disease tolerant and shippable.
Earliest-ripening cantaloupe, developed for cool-weather regions.
The earliest-ripening, Eastern-type cantaloupe.
Single-serve melon with rich and sweet, butterscotch-like flavor.
Single-serve butterscotch melon.
Be the first to market with this extra-early Eastern variety.
Earliest Eastern variety.
Organic hybrid cantaloupe with disease resistance and great flavor.
Our first organic hybrid cantaloupe.
Unusual, extra-early Korean specialty with standout unique shape.
Extra-early Korean specialty.
Attractive, yellow-skinned honeydew with very flavorful orange flesh.
Flavorful, yellow-skinned honeydew.
Full-sized Piel de Sapo-type melon with sweet, aromatic white flesh.
Big, full-sized Piel de Sapo.
Fruits with excellent flavor borne on powdery mildew resistant plants.
Earlier Passport type with powdery mildew resistance.