Sweet Melon, Cantaloupe, Muskmelon (Eng.), Spanspek (Afr.)
Melons are vigorous trailing plants that produce large round fruit with sweet musk-scented flesh. The outer skin has a pronounced netted appearance. 'Hales Best' is a is a very popular reliable melon cultivar with orange flesh and is a little more drought tolerant than other varieties. The fruits are rich in antioxidants and are mostly flesh, with a very small seed cavity.