Nunhems Lyallpur 257 is a high-yielding, F1 hybrid muskmelon variety that is known for its sweet, orange flesh and attractive appearance. It is a semi-netted variety that matures in 60 days from sowing. The fruits are round and uniform in shape, with a smooth, light green skin and a distinctive netting pattern. The flesh is deep orange and has a high sugar content, with a sweetness of 12-16% TSS.
Nunhems Lyallpur 257 is a vigorous and healthy plant that is resistant to a number of diseases, including powdery mildew and downy mildew. It is also tolerant to heat and drought, making it a good choice for growing in hot, dry climates.
This variety is suitable for cultivation in both the open field and greenhouse. It is a good choice for home gardeners and commercial growers alike.
Here are some of the key features of Nunhems Lyallpur 257:
- High yield
- Sweet, orange flesh
- Attractive appearance
- Semi-netted variety
- Matures in 60 days
- Vigorous and healthy plant
- Resistant to diseases
- Tolerant to heat and drought
If you are looking for a high-yielding, flavorful muskmelon variety that is easy to grow, then Nunhems Lyallpur 257 is a good choice for you.
Here are some additional tips for growing Nunhems Lyallpur 257:
- Sow the seeds in a well-drained soil that is rich in organic matter.
- Space the plants 6 feet apart in rows that are 2 feet apart.
- Water the plants regularly, especially during the flowering and fruiting stages.
- Apply a balanced fertilizer every 2 weeks.
- Harvest the fruits when they are fully ripe.
With proper care, Nunhems Lyallpur 257 will produce a bountiful harvest of delicious muskmelons.