85 day. A great old standby muskmelon. With orange flesh and a netted rind, Hale's Best Jumbo is a good melon for those who want a larger muskmelon. Muskmelons are commonly referred to as cantaloupe, although they are not a true European cantaloupe.
Minimum of 25 seeds per packet.
Planting Depth: 1/2 inch
Plant Spacing: 3-4 feet
Row Spacing: 5-6 feet
Direct seed after all danger of frost has passed. Can be started indoors 3 weeks before the last frost and transplanted after danger of frost has passed, there is at least one true leaf and before plants become root bound.