This melon was cross-pollinated to improve flavor and reduce the risk of salmonella that can sometimes harbor on cantaloupe’s netted skin.
Melons (Honeydew, Orange Flesh)
Orange Flesh Honeydew Melons are a hybrid cross between cantaloupe and honeydew. It has smooth, thin cream-colored skin and bright orange flesh. It is both juicy and sweet, combining the defining traits of both melons, although with stronger honeydew tasting notes than cantaloupe.
May-Jun (CA), Jul-Aug (AZ)