Acta Horticulturae Sinica ›› 2022, Vol. 49 ›› Issue (S2): 167-168.doi: 10.16420/j.issn.0513-353x.2022-0717

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A New Netted Muskmelon Cultivar‘Xinglongmi 6’

KANG Liyun,ZHAO Weixing*,GAO Ningning,LI Xiaohui,CHANG Gaozheng,LIANG Shen,XU Xiaoli,LI Hailun,and WANG Huiying   

  1. Institute of Horticulture,Henan Academy of Agricultural Sciences,Zhengzhou 450002,China
  • Online:2022-11-26 Published:2022-12-06

Abstract: ‘Xinglongmi 6’is a new late-maturing netted muskmelon cultivar crossed by the female parent T347 and male parent A22. The plant grows moderately. The whole growth period is about 110 d,and the fruit development period is about 40 d. The peel is green and covered with uniform reticulation of medium thickness,so it has good appearance. The fruit is medium in size,and the swelling speed is fast. The weight of a single muskmelon is 1.6–2.0 kg,and the thickness of the pulp is 4.0–5.0 cm. The soluble solids content in center is high,reaching 16.0%–20.0%. It is suitable for protected cultivation in Henan in the Huang-huai-hai Ecological Zone in spring.

Key words: melon, protected cultivation, cultivar

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