Honey Dew Green Melon Seeds
Honey Dew Melons (Green) CA4-20

Honey Dew Green Melon Seeds

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SKU CA4-20
$3.00 $2.75
Availability: In Stock
Country Of Origin: Egypt Egypt
Planting Instructions
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115 days. Cucumis melo. Open Pollinated. Honey Dew Green Melon. The plant produces high yields of 5 to 6 lb pale green to ivory gold cantaloupes. There are actually three varieties of honeydews: green, gold, and orange flesh. The melons have juicy lime green flesh that is very sweet and has a superb aroma. Try growing the orange variety too for a splendid fruit salad. Grows well everywhere, even on the Pacific Coast. Store well. Excellent shipper variety. An excellent choice for home gardens and market growers. Introduced in the United States in the 1900s.

Lot No: 230144

Germination: 85%

Test Date: 05/24

Seeds Per Pound: 19,200

Plant Height: 1 to 1 ½ ft tall, 3 to 10 ft vines

Planting Season: Spring

Sunlight Requirement: Full Sun

Planting Method: Direct Sow

Cantaloupe Melon
Cucumis melo

Seed DepthSoil Temp. for GerminationDays to GerminationSunlight RequirementsPlanting Time
1"75 F to 85 F 7 to 14 daysFull Sun Spring
USDA Hardiness ZoneSeed SpacingRow SpacingSpace After ThinningDays to Harvest
N/A Hills 12" Apart 36" Hills 12" Apart60 - 90 days
Cantaloupe & Melon Seed Planting Information:

Plant seeds directly in the garden. Plant the seeds 1 when soil has warmed up. The seeds may rot and not sprout if the soil is too cool. Germination is improved when soil temperature is above 60 F. Plant the seeds in hills. Plants grow 1 ft tall and vines spread up to 10 ft.

Soil Requirements:

Requires fertile slightly acid soil in a well drained location in the garden. Apply much and grass clippings, or straw around base of plant.

Water Requirements:

Water well during dry and hot spells. Make sure plants get 1" water per week.

Fertilizer Requirements:

Use RootBlast, Vegetable Alive, and Slow Release Fertilizer when transplanting outdoors. Periodically apply Miracle Gro.

Harvest Tips:

Protect ripening melons from damp ground by placing them on boards. Cut melons carefully from plants to prevent damaging the vines.

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