Amish Country Organic, By Rohrer Seeds
About- Boast vigorous vines resistant to Fusarium wilt and anthracnose. Enjoy bloucky shaped melons weighing up to 25 lbs. with a light green exterior and dark green stripes. Our most popular variety, grown for its exceptional texture and sweetness.
When and Where to Plant- Start seed indoors 2-3 weeks before the last frost or direct seed after danger of frost is past. Prefers full sun and well-draining soil. Soil temperature should be above 70°F.
Care and Harvest- Watch for fungal issues and utilize fungicide when necessary. Water frequently, consistent moisture will increase fruit set and size. Harvest by cleanly cutting the stem, when the tendril nearest to the fruit completely dries.
Planting Depth- 1"
Seed Spacing- 12-18"
Spacing Between Rows- 60-84"
Days to Germination- 7-10
Plant Spacing- 24"
Days to Maturity- 85
Approximate Seeds per Pkt- 40-50