A vigorous variety, CHARLTON produces a high quality, high yielding crop early in the season. The fruit are produced on an open plant and CHARLTON has a healthy vine with high resistance to fusarium and intermediate resistance to powdery mildew. For an early season rockmelon, the fruit of CHARLTON are highly uniform with a full net, sutures and a rind that turns yellow at maturity. The internal quality of the fruit is exceptional with a deep orange flesh and good firmness.
Round-oval fruit shape
1.4-1.8kg fruit weight
A hybrid variety
Optimal flavour is obtained when the fruit are harvested at a Brix of 13-14
High Resistance: Fom:0,1,2
Intermediate Resistance: Px:1,2
1M, 10M, 50M