Gwanipa is an orange-flesh melon, similar to canteloupe types, and has good sweetness and flavour. Uniquely, it has an unusual lemony tang.
Good Fruit Guide Rating: ****
Gwanipa is especially attractive to consumers who prefer an acidic edge to their fruit, not normally associated with melons.
Sweet, tangy, flavoursome
Names: Gwanipa; Sweet Tangy Twist
Origin: Gwanipa is a trademarked melon variety by Syngenta Seeds, released in 2012.
Grown in: Spain
Harvest & Availability:
- June: Spain
- July: Spain
- August: Spain
- September: Spain