During Winter and some early Spring shipments, some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT.
This means that even though they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Thursday
CANTALOUPE 25+ SEEDS
Sweet, smooth orange flesh. A good flavored Cantaloupe.
Easy to Grow
Great Producer--Lots of melons per Plant
Better Than Anything in the Store
Most Grocery Stores Don't Stock This Variety
Delicious. 85 days. A popular heirloom developed around 1920 by a Japanese market grower in California. Sweet, smooth orange flesh. A good flavored Cantaloupe. Hale's Best Jumbo is a great old heirloom melon that was originally introduced to the public market over 80 years ago that has stood the test of time due to it's marvelous production abilities of large, sweet melons. Originally discovered by ID Hale near Brawley, California in 1923 in a Japanese market gardener's garden. The melons are heavily netted with a very fragrant, salmon colored flesh. Zones 3-10 All seeds are packaged and for the current growing season.