(Cucumis melo) Introduced in 1952 by Elmer James Healy of St.
Francisville, Illinois. Large heavily netted melons
weigh up to 10 pounds. Sweet old-time muskmelon
flavor. SSE is pleased to reintroduce this great
melon back into the seed trade. 80-85 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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