Mouse Melon

MELOTHRIA scabra - ME6600

(SAHIN 2004) large vines produce an abundance of small, oblong, green striped fruits

Crop type Fruit Crops
Article code ME6600
Full Name MELOTHRIA scabra Mouse Melon
Year of Introduction 2004
Common Name Mexican Gherkin
Botanical Category Annuals
Variety List EU No
Species scabra
Variety Mouse Melon
Family Cucurbitaceae
Height in cm - inches 300 - 118
Flowering - Harvest Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
TSW 2.8818
Seedcount per gram 347
Germination Method Top of Paper, 20°C, Light - (TP20L)
Days to Germinate 0-7
Division Home Garden Vegetables
Use F - Fruits and nuts, J - Full sun, P - Pot plant, patio plant, Q - Climber, V - Vegetable



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