This early maturing cantaloupe has a high brix, tight cavity and long shelf life.
(5-6 lbs.) Round with medium net, bright orange flesh with high brix.
Fusarium Wilt Race 0, 1 and 2, Powdery Mildew Race 2.
Charon F1 is a hybrid western shipper cantaloupe that was the top pick in the DPS San Joaquin Valley trials in 2004. This is an early maturing variety that has an excellent shelf life and produces a high percentage of 9’s and 12’s. Its tight cavity gives this melon great flesh depth. summer/fall production cycle in cantaloupe production area. Early western shipper.