An early type Charentais with round very light netted fruits. The ripe fruits weigh 0.7-0.9 kg and have thick, orange, sweet-tasting flesh.
Sow at the end of April under glass in pots. Keep at 20°C.
Grow on in a cold greenhouse up a string. Remove side shoots until they are 75cm, then allow side shoots to grow. Melons will then form at the first node of each one. Then pinch out the rest of side shoot. Stop all growth at head height.