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Sugar Hybrid Ananas Cantaloupe

Sweet Summertime Treat


Ananas melons are renowned for their intensely sweet, aromatic and slightly spicy flavor, and Sugar is no exception. Producing 4 1/2 to 6 1/2-lb. oval fruit with small seed cavities, Sugar ensures high yields on vigorous vines with Powdery Mildew and Fusarium Wilt tolerance. A sweet treat that should not be missed! 80 DAYS.
  • Zone 3-9 annual
  • Height 1 - 1.5 ft
  • Germination 5-10 days at 70 degree F soil temperature.
  • Shade Required Full sun

This item ships in both Spring & Fall

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  • Botanical Name: Cucumis cantalupensis 'Sukkara'
  • Height: 1 - 1.5 ft
  • Spacing: Hills 4-6 feet apart or 1 foot apart in rows 5 feet apart.
  • Depth: 1/2 inch deep
  • Spread: 3 - 12 ft
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun
  • Yield: High
  • Foliage: Large dense vine with medium green foliage.
  • Blooms: Summer.
  • Fruit: Ananas type melon- oval, netted 4 1/2- 6 1/2 lbs, orange flesh.
  • Days To Maturity: Early to main season- 75 DAYS
  • Form: Vine
  • Flower Form: Vines produce male and female flowers separately on the same plant.
  • Soil Requirements: Prefers warm, well-drained, soil, high in organic matter with pH 6.5 to 7.5
  • Comments: Ananas melons are oval and netted, originally from the Mideast. Renowned for their sweet, aromatic and slightly spicy flavor. Among the sweetest types of melons in warm weather. Sugar features a vigorous plant producing large fruit with great flavor. Large fruit with small seed cavity, early to mid- maturity, high sugar content.

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