Fruits grow to softball size
Flesh is green and skin is netted
Complex, spicy flavor
(aka Eden Gem, Rocky Ford Eden Gem) Early maturing variety developed in 1905 at Rocky Ford, Colorado as a ??crate melon.?? Amy Goldman, author of Melons for the Passionate Grower, claims this is one of her all-time favorites and ??may cause drooling.?? Softball-sized netted fruits weigh in at about 1 pound. Complex spicy flavor. 65-80 days. ??1,100 seeds/oz.