Honey Dew Melon

35 Seeds
NZ$3.50

Details

Sweet melon with thick lime green flesh up to 2.5kg. The outer skin is cream coloured and smooth without ‘netting’ ridges on the rind.

How To Grow

Direct into warm soil (20º C plus) or in punnets for early sowing. Choose a sunny final position.Press four seeds into damp soil at each clump, spaced 50cm (20in) between rows and clumps. Seedlings emerge in 6-10 days.When young plants have 5-6 leaves pinch out growing tips to encourage growth of flowering shoots. Keep soil well watered and mulched.

When To Plant

Spring to Summer.

Sow

Spring

Soil Type

well drained

When

Spring to Summer.

Where

Direct into warm soil (20º C plus) or in punnets for early sowing. Choose a sunny final position.

How Sow

Press four seeds into damp soil at each clump, spaced 50cm (20in) between rows and clumps. Seedlings emerge in 6-10 days.

Care

When young plants have 5-6 leaves pinch out growing tips to encourage growth of flowering shoots. Keep soil well watered and mulched.

Our Seed Guarantee

If you are not completely satisfied with these seeds Mr. Fothergill's will gladly replace them for free. Performance subject to growing conditions.

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