Fruits grow to 2-3 pounds
Pale orange, juicy flesh
Sweet and somewhat spicy flavor
Introduced by W. Atlee Burpee in 1886 from seed sent by William Voorhees of Benzie County, Michigan. The most popular melon of that period, hailed as ??altogether unapproached in delicious flavor and luscious beyond description.?? Pale orange rich juicy flesh is sweet and somewhat spicy in flavor. Heavy producer, 2-3 pound fruits. 70-90 days. ??930 seeds/oz.