(Cucumis melo) Extra-early variety bred by the University of
Minnesota at St. Paul in 1948; introduced by Farmer
Seed and Nursery Company. Capable of producing two
crops—an excellent choice for northern gardeners.
Vines seldom over 3' long; suitable for growing in
containers. Round 4" fruits have thick golden-yellow
flesh that is edible to the rind and deliciously sweet.
Resistant to fusarium wilt. 60-75 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. ± 1,200 seeds/oz
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