Long Melon

Pusa Utkarsh

Description

Fruits sets ready for first . Fruits are slightly curved, medium long (length 52 cm), thin (diameter 2.4 cm), light green, smooth non-prominent ridges, shiny with tender skin, crispy flesh, and free from bitterness. Each fruit weighs 130-145g at marketable stage. Average fruit yield 29.2 t/ha during spring summer season.

Salient Feature
First early maturing variety of long melon for spring summer season cultivation under North Indian plains. Harvests in 45-50 days after sowing in spring summer season