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MELEN is a highly productive hybrid which is easy to grow, easy to work and always gives a reliable performance.  In both hot and cool conditions, MELEN has enough adaptability to maintain its production of quality fruit with very regular shape.  MELEN offers a strong root system with short, generative side shoots. MELEN is best appreciated for its outstanding flavour and uniformity.

Variety Features

17-20cm length
Single fruiting
Harvest period Autumn, early Winter and Spring

Agronomic Considerations

Suitable for heated and non-heated growing environments
Medium early maturity
Plant habit is moderately vigorous

Disease Resistances

High Resistance: Cca/Ccu
Intermediate Resistance: CMV/CVYV/Px

Market Segment

Specialty product for niche markets

Sowing Period

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

Pack Sizes

1C, 1M