Botanical Name: Cucumis melo 'Rocky Ford Green Flesh'
Height: 8 - 12 inches.
Spacing: Sow seeds 4 - 5 to a hill, spacing hills 6 feet apart. After seedlings grow 2 - 3 inches tall, thin to 2 plants per hill.
Depth: 1 inch.
Sun/Shade: Full sun.
Foliage: Green foliage.
Fruit: 2 - 3 pound ribbed, green fleshed melons.
Days To Maturity: 90 days.
Soil Requirements: Well-drained, light sandy soil.
Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
Seed Count: Approximately 25 seeds per packet.
Comments: High-yielding heirloom produces 2 - 3 pound ribbed, green fleshed melons. Introduced in 1881, these heavily netted melons are still revered for their sweet, delicious flavor and good keeping ability. Sure to please your taste buds!
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