Franchi Melon 'Ananas' Seeds

Melon 'Ananas' Seeds



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Referred to as the ‘pineapple melon’ in Italy and frequently seen in European markets, the Ananas is a large melon with creamy white flesh and orange rind. The vines produce an abundant crop of the extremely sweet and juicy fruit and can reach up to 30cm tall. Best grown under glass as requires full sun.


Franchi, established in 1783, is the oldest family-run seed company in the world. It specialises in endangered and heritage vegetable varieties, inspiring growers to support biodiversity by planting something slightly different from the mainstream.

  • Sow: March - May
  • Harvest: July - September

Details & Care
  • Recyclable packet
  • Horticultural name: Cucumis melo L