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Cantaloupe Hale's Best Jumbo

Cantaloupe Hale's Best Jumbo

$1.99

Hale's Best Jumbo Cantaloupe is an early producer that's been popular for years in home gardens. About 6 1/2 inches in diameter, this melon has a thick, sweet, salmon-orange flesh with rich, aromatic flavor. It's also high in vitamins A, B, and C.

Flavor: Sweet, rich

Preparation Ideas: Make a cold soup for hot summer days by pureeing the melon, adding juice from 1 lime and a bit of salt

Plant Type: Vegetable

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 7-10 Days

Days to Maturity: 85 Days

Planting Depth: .5"

Seed Spacing: 4'/4'

Instructions: Start seeds indoors 4 weeks before transplanting outdoors. Caution: Take care not to disturb the roots when transplanting. Or, sow a few seeds over a hill 9 to 12 inches tall and 2 feet across. When plants are 3 inches tall, thin to 3 plants per hill. Use a balanced fertilizer to increase yield.

Suggestions: Cantaloupe is ready to harvest when it's golden-beige, it has a distinct aroma, and it slips easily from the vine.


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Cantaloupe Sierra Gold Heirloom

Cantaloupe Sierra Gold HEIRLOOM

$1.99

Sierra Gold Cantaloupe has a very small seed cavity in its 6 inch diameter that makes it ideal for serving in halves. Its sweet and juicy golden flesh is high in vitamins A, B, and C. These plants are also tolerant to powdery mildew.

Flavor: Sweet

Preparation Ideas: Use this melon as an edible bowl by cutting in half, removing the small seed cavity, and filling with other chopped fruits.

Plant Type: Vegetable

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 7-10 Days

Days to Maturity: 90 Days

Planting Depth: .5"

Seed Spacing: 4'/4'

Tolerance: Powdery mildew

Instructions: Start seeds indoors 4 weeks before transplanting outdoors. Caution: Take care not to disturb the roots when transplanting. Or, sow a few seeds over a hill 9 to 12 inches tall and 2 feet across. When plants are 3 inches tall, thin to 3 plants per hill. Use a balanced fertilizer to increase yield.

Suggestions: Cantaloupe is ready to harvest when it's golden-beige, it has a distinct aroma, and it slips easily from the vine.


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{"id":609845051440,"title":"Organic Cantaloupe Hearts of Gold","handle":"organic-cantaloupe-hearts-of-gold","description":"Cantaloupe Hearts of Gold is an excellent melon for home gardeners. The aromatic deep orange flesh is sweet and juicy. Vines are vigorous and very productive, producing melons high in vitamins A, B, and C.","published_at":"2018-04-03T16:54:12-04:00","created_at":"2018-04-03T16:54:12-04:00","vendor":"Ferry-Morse","type":"Vegetable Seed","tags":["cantaloupe","direct sow","full sun","melon","Non-GMO","open pollinated","organic","summer harvest","vegetable"],"price":279,"price_min":279,"price_max":279,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":7362273247280,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"0905","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Organic Cantaloupe Hearts of Gold","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":279,"weight":2,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_management":"shopify","barcode":"0-11192-70106-4"}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2954\/2248\/products\/Organic-Cantaloupe-Hearts-of-Gold-Vegetable-Ferry-Morse.jpg?v=1539793206","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2954\/2248\/products\/240px-USDA_organic_seal_e415de13-36e5-45d8-ab1f-b00d79598066.png?v=1539793198"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2954\/2248\/products\/Organic-Cantaloupe-Hearts-of-Gold-Vegetable-Ferry-Morse.jpg?v=1539793206","options":["Title"],"content":"Cantaloupe Hearts of Gold is an excellent melon for home gardeners. The aromatic deep orange flesh is sweet and juicy. Vines are vigorous and very productive, producing melons high in vitamins A, B, and C."}
Organic Cantaloupe Hearts of Gold

Organic Cantaloupe Hearts of Gold

$2.79

Cantaloupe Hearts of Gold is an excellent melon for home gardeners. The aromatic deep orange flesh is sweet and juicy. Vines are vigorous and very productive, producing melons high in vitamins A, B, and C.

Flavor: Sweet, juicy, and richer flavor than most cantaloupes

Preparation Ideas: Perfect flavor for fruit salads

Plant Type: Vegetable

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 7 Days

Days to Maturity: 70-90 Days

Growth Type: Vining

Planting Depth: .5"

Seed Spacing: 4'/4'

Instructions: Start seeds indoors 4 weeks before planting outdoors. Take care not to disturb the roots when transplanting. Or, sow 6 seeds over a hill 9-12 inches tall and 2 feet across. When the plants are 3 inches tall, thin to 3 plants per hill. Use a balanced fertilizer to increase yield.

Suggestions: Cantaloupe is ready to pick when golden beige, has a distinct aroma, and slips easily from the vine.


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{"id":609848197168,"title":"Organic Watermelon Allsweet","handle":"organic-watermelon-allsweet","description":"Watermelon Allsweet is perfect for picnics. These large, striped melons weigh about 25-28 pounds and are packed with very sweet flesh high in vitamins A, B, and C. It's a main season favorite with melons that are 17-19 inches long and 7 inches in diameter.","published_at":"2018-04-03T16:55:38-04:00","created_at":"2018-04-03T16:55:40-04:00","vendor":"Ferry-Morse","type":"Vegetable Seed","tags":["direct sow","full sun","melon","Non-GMO","open pollinated","organic","summer harvest","vegetable","watermelon"],"price":279,"price_min":279,"price_max":279,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":7362281472048,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"0934","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Organic Watermelon Allsweet","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":279,"weight":3,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_management":"shopify","barcode":"0-11192-70161-3"}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2954\/2248\/products\/Organic-Watermelon-Allsweet-Vegetable-Ferry-Morse.jpg?v=1539806708","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2954\/2248\/products\/240px-USDA_organic_seal_ef9397cc-9765-417c-9f7c-840d1bd8b825.png?v=1539806699"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2954\/2248\/products\/Organic-Watermelon-Allsweet-Vegetable-Ferry-Morse.jpg?v=1539806708","options":["Title"],"content":"Watermelon Allsweet is perfect for picnics. These large, striped melons weigh about 25-28 pounds and are packed with very sweet flesh high in vitamins A, B, and C. It's a main season favorite with melons that are 17-19 inches long and 7 inches in diameter."}
Organic Watermelon Allsweet

Organic Watermelon Allsweet

$2.79

Watermelon Allsweet is perfect for picnics. These large, striped melons weigh about 25-28 pounds and are packed with very sweet flesh high in vitamins A, B, and C. It's a main season favorite with melons that are 17-19 inches long and 7 inches in diameter.

Flavor: Very sweet

Preparation Ideas: These are perfect for picnics

Plant Type: Vegetable

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 6-8 Days

Days to Maturity: 95-100 Days

Planting Depth: 1"

Seed Spacing: 5'/6'

Disease Resistance: Fusarium wilt, anthracnose

Instructions: Start seeds indoors 4 weeks before transplanting outdoors. Take care not to disturb the roots when transplanting. Or, sow 6 seeds over a hill 9-12 inches tall and 2 feet across. When plants are 3 inches tall, thin by cutting to 3 plants per hill. Use a balanced fertilizer to increase yield.

Suggestions: Choose a site with good drainage, good air circulation, and full sun. Ready to harvest when the skin on the underside turns yellow and when a thump with knuckles produces a hollow sound.


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{"id":609848229936,"title":"Organic Watermelon Moon and Stars","handle":"organic-watermelon-moon-and-stars-organic","description":"Watermelon Moon \u0026amp; Stars is a very unique variety with very sweet, bright red flesh. This legendary variety was rediscovered in rural Missouri. The large oval fruits weigh up to 40 pounds and the dark green skin is speckled with bright yellow splashes ranging from star to moon size. The leaves are also speckled.","published_at":"2018-04-03T16:55:40-04:00","created_at":"2018-04-03T16:55:41-04:00","vendor":"Ferry-Morse","type":"Vegetable Seed","tags":["direct sow","full sun","melon","Non-GMO","open pollinated","organic","summer harvest","vegetable","watermelon"],"price":279,"price_min":279,"price_max":279,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":7362281537584,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"1412","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Organic Watermelon Moon and Stars","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":279,"weight":3,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_management":"shopify","barcode":"0-11192-70143-9"}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2954\/2248\/products\/Organic-Watermelon-Moon-_-Stars-Vegetable-Ferry-Morse.jpg?v=1539800500","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2954\/2248\/products\/240px-USDA_organic_seal_cf6874d6-6552-4793-bd93-6ca6ee79d2fb.png?v=1539800491"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2954\/2248\/products\/Organic-Watermelon-Moon-_-Stars-Vegetable-Ferry-Morse.jpg?v=1539800500","options":["Title"],"content":"Watermelon Moon \u0026amp; Stars is a very unique variety with very sweet, bright red flesh. This legendary variety was rediscovered in rural Missouri. The large oval fruits weigh up to 40 pounds and the dark green skin is speckled with bright yellow splashes ranging from star to moon size. The leaves are also speckled."}
Organic Watermelon Moon & Stars

Organic Watermelon Moon and Stars

$2.79

Watermelon Moon & Stars is a very unique variety with very sweet, bright red flesh. This legendary variety was rediscovered in rural Missouri. The large oval fruits weigh up to 40 pounds and the dark green skin is speckled with bright yellow splashes ranging from star to moon size. The leaves are also speckled.

Flavor: Very sweet

Preparation Ideas: Although it's named for the spots on its skin, try cutting the flesh into fun moon and star shapes

Plant Type: Vegetable

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 6-8 Days

Days to Maturity: 95-100 Days

Planting Depth: 1"

Seed Spacing: 5'/6'

Instructions: Start seeds indoors 4 weeks before transplanting outdoors. Take care not to disturb the roots when transplanting. Or, sow 6 seeds over a hill 9-12 inches tall and 2 feet across. When plants are 3 inches tall, thin by cutting to 3 plants per hill. Use a balanced fertilizer to increase yield.

Suggestions: Choose a site with good drainage, good air circulation, and full sun. Ready to harvest when the skin on the underside turns yellow and when a thump with knuckles produces a hollow sound.


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Watermelon Black Diamond
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Watermelon Black Diamond

Watermelon Black Diamond HEIRLOOM

$2.19

Black Diamond watermelon grows on tough, vigorous vines and fruits average 30-50 pounds, with some reaching up to 125 pounds. The dark, blue-green thick rind protects the sweet, firm bright-red flesh. Widely used throughout the South.

Flavor: Crisp, juicy, and sweet

Preparation Ideas: Perfect for a refreshing summer slice

Plant Type: Vegetable

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 6-8 Days

Days to Maturity: 75-95 Days

Growth Type: Vine

Planting Depth: 1"

Seed Spacing: 6'/8'

Instructions: Start seeds indoors 4 weeks before transplanting outdoors. Take care not to disturb roots when transplanting. Or, sow a few seeds over a hill 9 to 12 inches tall and 2 feet across. When plants are 3 inches tall, thin by cutting to 3 plants per hill. Use a balanced fertilizer to increase yield.

Suggestions: Choose a site with good drainage, good air circulation, and full sun. Ready to harvest when skin on underside turns yellow and when a thump with knuckles produces a hollow sound.


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Watermelon Crimson Sweet

Watermelon Crimson Sweet

$1.99

Watermelon Crimson Sweet has exceptionally sweet, deep red flesh that hides behind a distinctively dark green striped rind. These round melons are high in vitamins A, B, and C and can grow to 25 pounds. They're a main season favorite.

Flavor: Crisp and intensely sweet with high sugar content

Preparation Ideas: A sweet treat for a hot day when sliced and served as a snack

Plant Type: Vegetable

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 6-8 Days

Days to Maturity: 85 Days

Planting Depth: .5"

Seed Spacing: 5'/6'

Instructions: Start seeds indoors 4 weeks before transplanting outdoors. Take care not to disturb roots when transplanting. Or, sow a few seeds over a hill 9 to 12 inches tall and 2 feet across. When the plants are 3 inches tall, thin by cutting to 3 plants per hill. Use a balanced fertilizer to increase yield.

Suggestions: Choose a site with good drainage, good air circulation, and full sun. They're ready to harvest when the skin on the underside turns yellow and when a thump with knuckles produces a hollow sound.


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Watermelon Garden Leader Monster
{"id":609855963184,"title":"Watermelon Garden Leader Monster","handle":"watermelon-garden-leader-monster","description":"Set the bar high by growing the gigantic Garden Leader Monster watermelon. For best results, plant in full sun when the soil is warm, keep moist, and fertilize regularly. The area needs to be free of obstacles for the best root development. Plants form long vines that produce two fruits averaging 20-30 pounds each. These monster melons produce oblong striped fruit with a sweet red flesh for unsurpassed eating.","published_at":"2018-04-03T17:00:55-04:00","created_at":"2018-04-03T17:00:57-04:00","vendor":"Ferry-Morse","type":"Vegetable Seed","tags":["direct sow","full sun","Non-GMO","open pollinated","summer harvest","vegetable","watermelon"],"price":199,"price_min":199,"price_max":199,"available":false,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":7362299887664,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"4099","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":false,"name":"Watermelon Garden Leader Monster","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":199,"weight":1,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_management":"shopify","barcode":"0-11192-44152-6"}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2954\/2248\/products\/Watermelon-Garden-Leader-Monster-Vegetable-Ferry-Morse.jpg?v=1531942618"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2954\/2248\/products\/Watermelon-Garden-Leader-Monster-Vegetable-Ferry-Morse.jpg?v=1531942618","options":["Title"],"content":"Set the bar high by growing the gigantic Garden Leader Monster watermelon. For best results, plant in full sun when the soil is warm, keep moist, and fertilize regularly. The area needs to be free of obstacles for the best root development. Plants form long vines that produce two fruits averaging 20-30 pounds each. These monster melons produce oblong striped fruit with a sweet red flesh for unsurpassed eating."}
Watermelon Garden Leader Monster

Watermelon Garden Leader Monster

$1.99

Set the bar high by growing the gigantic Garden Leader Monster watermelon. For best results, plant in full sun when the soil is warm, keep moist, and fertilize regularly. The area needs to be free of obstacles for the best root development. Plants form long vines that produce two fruits averaging 20-30 pounds each. These monster melons produce oblong striped fruit with a sweet red flesh for unsurpassed eating.

Flavor: Sweet and tender

Preparation Ideas: Scoop out the center and use as the bowl for a fruit salad

Plant Type: Vegetable

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 6-8 Days

Days to Maturity: 85-90 Days

Growth Type: Vine

Planting Depth: .5"

Seed Spacing: 6'/8'

Instructions: Sow a few seeds over a hill 9 to 12 inches tall and 2 feet across. Choose an area with full sun after any chance of frost has passed. When plants are 3 inches tall, thin by cutting to 3 plants per hill. Use a balanced fertilizer to increase yield.

Suggestions: Choose a site with good drainage, good air circulation, and full sun. Ready to harvest when the skin on the underside turns yellow and a thump with your knuckles produces a hollow sound.


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Watermelon Georgia Rattlesnake
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Watermelon Georgia Rattlesnake

Watermelon Georgia Rattlesnake HEIRLOOM

$2.19

Watermelon Georgia Rattlesnake is a hardy heirloom variety. The vines bear 2 foot long, 30 pound fruit. These watermelons have pink flesh and a thin rind with snakeskin stripes.

Flavor: Crisp and very sweet

Preparation Ideas: The great flavor makes it great for picnics

Plant Type: Vegetable

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 6-10 Days

Days to Maturity: 90 Days

Growth Type: Vine

Planting Depth: .5"

Seed Spacing: 6'/8'

Instructions: Start seeds indoors 4 weeks before transplanting outdoors. Take care not to disturb roots when transplanting. Or, sow a few seeds over a hill 9 to 12 inches tall and 2 feet across. When plants are 3 inches tall, thin by cutting to 3 plants per hill. Use a balanced fertilizer to increase yield.

Suggestions: Choose a site with good drainage, good air circulation, and full sun. Ready to harvest when skin on underside turns yellow and when a thump with knuckles produces a hollow sound.


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Watermelon Jubilee

Watermelon Jubilee

$1.99

Watermelon Jubilee is a popular melon that has firm, crisp, and bright red flesh. These oblong fruits have a light green base with dark green stripes and weigh 25 pounds and more. They're also wilt resistant and rich in vitamins A, B, and C.

Flavor: Very sweet taste and a firm flesh delicate in texture

Preparation Ideas: A sweet treat for a hot day when sliced and served as a snack

Plant Type: Vegetable

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 6-8 Days

Days to Maturity: 95 Days

Planting Depth: .5"

Seed Spacing: 5'/6'

Disease Resistance: Wilt

Instructions: Start seeds indoors 4 weeks before transplanting outdoors. Take care not to disturb roots when transplanting. Or, sow a few seeds over a hill 9 to 12 inches tall and 2 feet across. When the plants are 3 inches tall, thin by cutting to 3 plants per hill. Use a balanced fertilizer to increase yield.

Suggestions: Choose a site with good drainage, good air circulation, and full sun. They're ready to harvest when the skin on the underside turns yellow and when a thump with knuckles produces a hollow sound.


Maximum quantity available reached.
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Watermelon Orange Tendersweet

Watermelon Orange Tendersweet

$2.49

Orange Tendersweet Watermelon has deep orange flesh unlike most other varieties. The oblong fruits have a honey-like flavor and can grow to 35 lbs.

Flavor: Honey-like flavor

Preparation Ideas: Delicious snacking

Plant Type: Vegetable

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 3-10 Days

Days to Maturity: 81-90 Days

Planting Depth: 1"

Seed Spacing: 6'/36"

Instructions: Start seeds indoors 4 weeks before transplanting outdoors. Take care not to disturb the roots when transplanting. Or, sow a few seeds over a hill 9 to 12 inches tall and 2 feet across. When plants are 3 inches tall, thin by cutting to 3 plants per hill. Use a balanced fertilizer to increase yield.

Suggestions: Choose a site with good drainage, good air circulation, and full sun. Watermelon is ready to harvest when the skin on the underside turns yellow and when a thump with knuckles produces a hollow sound.


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Watermelon Sugar Baby Heirloom

Watermelon Sugar Baby HEIRLOOM

$2.19

Its name describes the melon perfectly, Sugar Baby's flesh is very sweet. The fruit grows to about 8 pounds, which is just right for the refrigerator. It is an early season variety that's high in vitamins A, B, and C.

Flavor: Super sweet with fine grained flesh

Preparation Ideas: Cut in half and scoop out balls of watermelon to serve as a tasty snack or appetizer, or blend to make a watermelon smoothie

Plant Type: Vegetable

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 6-8 Days

Days to Maturity: 95 Days

Planting Depth: .5"

Seed Spacing: 5'/6'

Instructions: Start seeds indoors 4 weeks before transplanting outdoors. Take care not to disturb roots when transplanting. Or, sow a few seeds over a hill 9 to 12 inches tall and 2 feet across. When the plants are 3 inches tall, thin by cutting to 3 plants per hill. Use a balanced fertilizer to increase yield.

Suggestions: Choose a site with good drainage, good air circulation, and full sun. They're ready to harvest when the skin on the underside turns yellow and when a thump with knuckles produces a hollow sound.


Maximum quantity available reached.