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Athena

Melon

Earliness  Early
Maturity  75 days

Plant

Medium to strong vigour

Good cover

Fruit 

Oval

Minor sutures

Coarse netting

Small seed cavity 

Orange flesh colour

Firm flesh with crisp texture

Average Fruit Weight  1.5 - 2.5 gk 
Disease Resistance  Fusarium (Form 0-2) 
Tolerances Powdery Mildew (Sf1,2 & Ec)

Features/Benefits

Oval fruits with coarse netting.

Firm flesh with crisp texture, keeping its sweet flavour even after long distance shipping or a few days at the produce stand.

Good shipper.

Fruits tend to stay firm even when harvested at full slip.