Melon, Ha'Ogen Organic

Catalog #1032A

3590

(Cucumis melo) Although most likely of Hungarian descent, this gorgeous melon is generally identified with Kibbutz Ha’Ogen in Israel. Ha’Ogen is Hebrew for “the anchor.” A true cantaloupe with superbly sweet and spicy green flesh. Round fruits weigh 3-4 pounds with yellow-orange rind and shallow green sutures. 75-80 days.

DIRECT SEED
1" Deep
SEEDS TO HILL
6-8 Seeds
THIN
To 3-4 Plants
LIGHT
Full Sun

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.
± 800 seeds/oz

Price:  Free!