View Single Post
Old 08-08-2008, 08:54 AM   #5 (permalink)
Been nuts, gone bananas
harveyc's Avatar
Location: Isleton, Calif
Zone: 9b
Name: Harvey
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 5,116
BananaBucks : 218,976
Feedback: 5 / 100%
Said "Thanks" 6,020 Times
Was Thanked 4,452 Times in 1,893 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 1,785 Times
Default Re: Odd Orange Honeydew

No, though it tastes more like a cantaloupe than a standard honeydew. It's skin looks like a standard honeydew, though.

Antioxidant, Sugar, Mineral, and Phytonutrient Concentrations across Edible Fruit Tissues of Orange-Fleshed Honeydew Melon (Cucumis melo L.)
Orange-fleshed honeydew is a cross between orange-fleshed cantaloupe and non-netted, green-fleshed honeydew.

Last edited by harveyc : 08-08-2008 at 09:02 AM.
harveyc is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To harveyc