Acta Horticulturae Sinica ›› 2022, Vol. 49 ›› Issue (2): 467-468.doi: 10.16420/j.issn.0513-353x.2020-0148

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A New Melon Cultivar‘Jinmi 1’

CAO Yanyan, DIAO Qiannan, CHEN Youyuan, ZHANG Yongping()   

  1. Shanghai Key Laboratory of Protected Horticultural Technology,Horticultural Research Institute,Shanghai Academy of Agricultural Sciences,Shanghai 201403,China
  • Received:2021-07-01 Revised:2022-01-21 Online:2022-02-25 Published:2022-02-28
  • Contact: ZHANG Yongping


Hami melon type‘Jinmi 1’is a new melon cultivar bred by crossing wm-17 as female parent with 13-5A as male parent. The fruit is oval shaped with milky-white peel and dense and netty streaks. The flesh is orange,crisp and juicy,and the central soluble solids content is above 16%. The fruit is resistant to storage and fermentation. The plant showed resistance to powdery mildew and downy mildew. The single fruit weight is above 1.5 kg,and the output is 34 800-37 500 kg · hm-2.

Key words: melon, hybridization, cultivar

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