LONGMELON - Arka Sheetal (Sel-3)
- A pure line selection from a local collection (IIHR 3-1-1-1-5-1) from Lucknow.
- Monoecious plant with angular stem, Dark green, shallow lobed leaves.
- Fruits medium long(length 22cm. and girth 7.8 cm) with light green skin colour covered with soft hair.
- Each fruit weighing 90-100g at marketable stage.
- Free from bitter principles with crips texture.
- Seeds light tan colour. Duration 100-110 days. Yield 35 t/ha.