Crenshaw Cantaloupe Seeds


About- Produces medium to large fruits, up to 14 lbs. each, that are an oblong oval shape with flattened ends. The yellowish-green rind is thick and has beautiful light colored flesh.

When and Where to Plant- Start indoors 2-4 weeks before the last expected frost or direct sow outside, 3-4 weeks after the last frost. Prefers well-amended soil and full sun.

Care and Harvest- Water often and rotate melons when possible. Allow fruit to ripen on the vine, and harvest once the melon is fragrant and the blossom end feels soft.

Planting Depth- 1/2"

Seed Spacing- 12"

Spacing Between Rows- 48"

Days to Germination- 3-5

Space After Thinning- 24-48"

Days to Maturity- 90-100 days from transplant

Approximate Seeds per Pkt- 75