Known for its sweet-flavored, green flesh, All-Natural Rocky Ford Muskmelon is highly rust resistant
and is a prolific yielder of firm fruit. When ripe,
fruits weigh 2-3 lbs. 65-80 days to maturity. About
50 seeds per packet.
|Spacing: Row spacing- 72"|
Germination: 5-8 days
Days To Maturity: 65-80 days
Yield: 5.5" x 5" diameter average fruit. 2 to 3 lb.
Fruit: Green flesh, heavily netted
Comments: Harvest when the stem easily separates from the fruit. To avoid over-ripening, harvest before they naturally separate from the vine. The best way to check maturity of, is to place your thumb beside the stem and gently apply pressure to the side. If the stem separates easily, the melon is ripe.