About- Ambrosia is not your typical cantaloupe! It has extremely sweet flesh that is tender and pale orange in color. A great sweet fruit to add to your garden, try freezing the flesh as slices, chunks or even as a puree!
When and Where to Plant- Sow seeds outside about 2 weeks after the last frost date, when soil temperatures are about 65% F. Prefers soils that are well amended in an area with full sun.
Care and Harvest- Water often and rotate melons when possible. Allow to ripen on the vine, and harvest once the melon is fragrant and the blossom end feels soft.
Planting Depth- 1/2"
Seed Spacing- 6-12"
Spacing Between Rows- 5-6'
Days to Germination- 7-14
Space After Thinning- 12-24"
Days to Maturity- 75-85 days from transplant
Approximate Seeds per Pkt- 8