90 day. Developed in the late 1800’s in Benton Harbor, Michigan, this muskmelon was once the most popular variety of melon for market growers. It has a deep orange flesh and a delicious flavor.
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.
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One of the best melons I've grown! Got 12 melons from one plant. Ripens in August. No problems with disease or pest. Sweet flavor. Will definitely grow again.