This proven cantaloupe is a best seller and a favorite among gardeners and growers across the US. Athena consistently delivers early yields with dynamite flavor. The six by 8-inch fruit weigh 5-6 pounds, are coarsely netted, and have a scrumptious, bright orange flesh. Athena’s superior disease resistance helps keep the vines producing all season long. Pick at full slip for best quality and flavor. Stores exceptionally well.