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ACCOLADE

Crop: 
Melon
Type: 
Cantaloupe
Variety: 
ACCOLADE
Variety ID: 
70065716
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Description: 
Strong vigorous plant stands up to field stress and resists fruit cracking. Features a tight seed cavity with firm, orange flesh for extended shelf-life; 13% Brix. Comprehensive disease resistance package and bred for resistance to cotton aphid. Program for early-mid season planting. Orange flesh. Netted fruit.

Application description

Variety specifications

Maturity Season: 
Mid-Early Summer
Habit: 
Indeterminate prostrate vine
Season: 
Warm Season
Size: 
5-6 lbs,6.5" x 6" fruit
Region: 
Widely adapted
Days To Harvest From Transplant: 
73 days from field transplant
Region Recommendations: 
Widely adapted
High Disease Resistance: 
Fom: 0, 1, 2 (Fusarium wilt caused by specific raceds of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. Melonis) I Px: 1,2US (Powdery mildew caused by specific races of Sphaerotheca fuliginea)
Intermediate Disease Resistance: 
Ag (Cotton Aphid) / Px: 3.5 (Powdery mildew caused by specific races of Podosphaeria xanthii (ex Sphaerotheca fuliginea)) I Tolerant: S (Sulfur burn caused by the appliction of some sulfur-based pesticides.)

Disease Footnotes

Where resistances have numbers listed after the abbreviation, specific races of identified pathogens are indicated to the right of the colon. In cases where specific races or strains are not noted, the variety is resistant to some, but not necessarily all known races or strains of the pathogen. For complete disease resistance information, please visit ROGERSDiseaseCodes.com