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Sarah's Choice Hybrid

  • Product Code: 62
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $2.99

Pkt (≈ 10 seeds)

True to its name, this cantaloupe offers golden-colored flesh that is sweet and juicy. Fruit are large and round, with a thin rind. They are also fragrant, lending credence to this cantaloupes other name: muskmelon. Like all melons, heat and adequate growing season are needed.

  • Planting Depth: 1"  (2.5cm)
  • Seed Spacing: 3" (7.5cm)
  • Spacing Between Rows: 4-6' (125-185cm)
  • Days to Germination: 10-20
  • Spacing After Thinning: 48" (120cm)
  • Days to Maturity: 76

When and Where to Plant:Sow seeds in a warm, open, sunny location in spring once the soil has warmed. Seeds can also be started indoors 4-5 weeks earlier. Plant in fertile soil in "hills" of 2-3 seedlings each.

Care: Water in dry weather and fertilize when 3" (7.5cm) tall.

Harvest: Melons slip from the vine when ripe with a slight pull.

Your Health: Rich in vitamin A; supplying moderate amounts of vitamin C and minerals.