(Cucumis melo) A true French cantaloupe whose name translates
as “Delight of the Table.” Ribbed dessert melons
that have sweet orange flesh and weigh about 1-2
pounds. Very hard to find, but alive and well in
France. 85-90 days.
SEEDS TO HILL
To 3-4 Plants
Green Thumb Tip Melons love heat. Sow seeds outdoors in 12"
diameter hills after danger of frost has passed
and soil has warmed. Space hills 6' apart in all
directions. Seeds will germinate in 4-10 days. Can
also be started indoors 2-3 weeks before last frost. ± 900 seeds/oz
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