Congo
 

Description
The vine is large, and spreading.  The fruit is oblong in shape, approximately 27 in. by 12 in., and weighing 30 to 40 pounds.  The rind is very thick and medium green in color with dark green stripes.  Interior color is an medium red, with medium sized, cream with brown tipped seeds.  The flesh is firm and sweet.
 
Maturity
Approximately 90 days
 
Disease Tolerance
Anthracnose race 1 and 2.
 
Comments
This variety has good crack resistance, and is an excellent shipper.