Pride of Wisconsin Melon, 1937 Heirloom

$3.25 $3.75 -14% OFF

Pride of Wisconsin Melon, 1937 Heirloom

$3.25 $3.75 -14% OFF
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Product description

The Seed Savers Exchange - A fabulous Midwest historic variety introduced in 1937 by the Robert Buist Company. Heavy yields of football-shaped 4-8 pound muskmelons. Hard-shelled with firm sweet flesh. Great old-fashioned flavor associated with roadside stand melons. If you can only grow one melon and do not want to be disappointed, this is the variety to grow. 

Characteristics: 

  • Football shaped fruits grow to 4-8 pounds
  • Firm, orange flesh
  • Heavy producer
  • Old-fashioned muskmelon flavor
  • 90-100 days
  • 25 Seeds per packet 
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    Instructions - Melons love heat. Sow seeds outdoors in 12" diameter hills after danger of frost has passed and soil has warmed. Space hills 6' apart in all directions. Seeds will germinate in 4-10 days. Can also be started indoors 2-3 weeks before last frost.

    Plant 1" deep

    Plant hills, 6-8 seed

    Germinate 7-14 days

    Thin 3-4 plants

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