Cucumis melo L. Reticulatus Group
90 days — 'Top Mark', also marketed as "Topmark," has oval fruits that average three to three and one-half pounds and measure five by five and one-half inches. Its tough rinds protect the fruit from bruising. The flesh is sweet, deep salmon colored with a small seed cavity. 'Top Mark' is resistant to powdery mildew, sulfur and tolerant to downy mildew.
It was bred and introduced by the Dessert Seed Company
of El Centro, California as a Western shipping melon variety. Can be harvested at the full slip stage of maturity and still transport well. Along with being excellent for commercial purposes, it is also popular as a home garden variety. Each packet contains one gram, which is about 35 seeds.