A medium-sized F1 hybrid butternut for the fresh market
• Small seed cavity
• Firm flesh texture
• Very vigorous plant
• Good uniformity of size and shape
• Strong plant with intermediate ZYMV resistance
Medium size Waltham-shaped fruit.
MELORA has firm flesh texture and an attractive internal colour and tan skin colour. Fruit are smooth and do not taper. The blossom-end scar is relatively small.
MELORA has a restricted growth habit.
Intermediate resistance to ZYMV.
The yield compares well with standard varieties.
Features & Benefits:
The good internal flesh texture and colour is ideal for the Waltham market. The ZYMV resistance makes MELORA a strong contender in the market.