The information on this page applies to seedlings sold by LEAF Nursery during our 2021 Seedling Sale.
Cucumis melo. Heirloom cantaloupe with aromatic tangerine sorbet flavor, developed in 1920 by a Japanese farmer in California. Heavy producer of oval-shaped fruits that average 5-6 lbs. This great variety has stood the test of time and is still loved by many for its classic muskmelon flavor.
|Container Friendly||Trellis Needed||Easy to Grow||Pollinator Friendly|
|Full Sun||75F+||Fertile, well-draining soil||Avoid watering foliage|
|Plant Spacing||Row Spacing||Days to Maturity|
|12-18" (or groups of 3-5)||6' (or groups 3-5' apart)||86|
Common Diseases and Pests
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