82 DAYS A Flavor Favorite during our 2014 melon trials. 3-4½ lb. fruits have a smooth, creamy white exterior and attractive green flesh color with a small seed cavity. Strong, vigorous and disease resistant plants ensure a yield even during less than ideal conditions.
Zones: 3 - 9 annual.
Height: 10 - 24 inches.
Spacing: 6 seeds per hill, hills 4 - 6 feet apart, 1 foot apart in rows 5 feet apart.
Depth: 1/2 inch deep.
Spread: 3 - 12 feet.
Sun/Shade: Full sun.
Soil Preference: Prefers warm, well-drained, soil, high in organic matter with pH 6.5 - 7.5. Consistent, plentiful moisture needed until fruit is about tennis ball size.
Germination: 10 days at 70 - 90 degrees F' soil temp.
Days To Maturity: 82 days
Yield: 3 to 4 fruit per plant.
Foliage: Medium green, large leaves typical of melons.
Flowers: Small yellow flowers.
Fruit: Attractive green flesh color, small cavity, and superior eating quality. Exterior is smooth and creamy white in color. 3- 4 1/2 lb fruit