(10-11 lbs.) Fortune F1 is a Hami type melon that features a high brix and excellent fruit uniformity and set. Fortune F1 also exhibits a tight cavity, medium net and strong vine growth with good fruit cover. Tolerance to PM 1 & 2, Highly Virus Tolerant, FW. Harvest at 3/4 slip when the melons are full size, the skin color changes to pale yellow and the stem develops a little drying or corking. If you wait until the melon slips from the vine it will be over ripe. 88-90 days.
10 days, 75-80ºF. Start early indoors or direct seed. *Brix is a measure of sweetness.