Honeydew Melon

This pale green melon is very sweet, but difficult to determine ripeness. The melon should be oval shaped, about 5.9-8.7 in. long, the skin should be waxy and a whitish-yellow in color. Honeydew grows best in semi-arid conditions and is havested based on its maturity not its size.

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  • Nutrition Info
  • Serving Size: 1 cup diced
  • Amount per serving
  • Calories: 61
  • Calories from fat:
  • Fat: 1g
  • Cholesterol: 0mg
  • Sodium: mg
  • Total Carbs: 15.5g
    • Fiber: 1.4g
    • Sugars: g
  • Protein: 1g
  • Vitamin A: 1%
  • Vitamin C: 41%
  • Calcium: %
  • Iron: %

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Handling & Storage

Varieties

May-October

Also Known As

  • honeydew

Keep cut or ripe fruit in refrigerator for up to three days. Ripen at room temperature.

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