HEALTH BENEFITS OF CANTALOUPE: 1. Great Source of Vitamin A and Beta-Carotene 2. Great Source of Vitamin C 3. Promotes the Health of Your Lungs 4. Prevents Cardiovascular Disease 5. Reduces Stress
Heirloom French CHARENTAIS MELON Cantaloupe✽75 SEEDS✽Sweet✽FLAT RATE COMBINE S/H
"O fleur de tous les fruits. O ravissant melon!" a 16th Century French monk waxes rhapsodic about the Charantaismelon. The translation: Oh, flower of all the fruits. Oh, ravishing melon!
85-90 days. (Cucumis melo) A true French cantaloupe that originated in the Poitou-Charentes region circa 1920. Considered by many to be the most divine and flavorful melon in the world. Smooth round melons mature to a creamy gray with faint ribs. Sweet, juicy, bright orange flesh with a heavenly fragrance. Typically the size of a grapefruit and weighing 2-3 pounds (.90 - 1.36 kg).
Melons do best when grown in clusters (hills). In fertile, well-drained soil after all danger of frost from spring to early summer, sow seeds 1/2" (12mm) deep in groups of 3 or 4 seeds per hill 4-5 ft(1.2-1.5m) apart.
Light: Full Sun Days To Harvest: 85-90 days Optimum Soil Temperature for Germination: 75F to 80F Days to Germination: 10-15 days depending upon growing conditions
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