A new generation! Medium size, uniform shape. A thin skin and small seed cavity provides plenty of solid orange flesh that is exceptionally sweet. Excellent storage qualities, lasting up to 10 months.
early sowings can be started in trays of yates seed raising mix. Otherwise, sow direct into small mounds 1 metre apart. Plant 3-4 seeds per mound and thin later to the two strongest plants.
best on well-drained, fertilised soils. Dig in thrive granular all purpose fertiliser before planting. Harvest when stalk turns from green to chalk brown colour, cutting stalks where it joins the vine. Store fruit in a dry, sheltered, ventilated position. Protect from snails with yates blitzem.