70 Days. Riviera Sweet, a hybrid Charentais type melon, that delights customers. These are gourmet breakfast melons in Europe and can bring top dollar at your market. The round 2-3 lb. fruit have greenish yellow rinds, slight suturing and a fine net. Their interiors have tight seed cavities and firm, deep orange flesh with high sugar content and a pleasing musky aroma. Riviera Sweet has shown good yield potential in our test plots. Resistant to Fusarium wilt (races 0, 1, 2) and intermediate resistant to powdery mildew (race 2).
Supplied as treated seed.