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Gurney's<sup>®</sup> Giant Improved Hybrid Cantaloupe
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Gurney's® Giant Improved Hybrid Cantaloupe

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  • Our best-selling cantaloupe
  • Deep orange flesh and extra sweet
  • Fruits weigh up to 18 pounds each
  • Produces 4-5 melons per plant
  • Ripens before other large melon varieties
  • Our best-selling cantaloupe! Compact vines produce 4-5 fruits up to 18 lbs. apiece. Ripens in early August—a week before most really large melons. Deep orange flesh is extra-sweet, with high ratio of flesh to seeds. 80 DAYS.

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  • 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.
  • Spread: 5 - 6 feet vine.
  • Light Required: Full sun.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Blooms: Summer.
  • Fruit: Deep orange flesh is extra sweet, with high ratio of flesh to seeds. Up to 18 lbs.
  • Days To Maturity: 80 days.
  • Zone: 3 - 9 annual
  • Germination: 7 - 10 days.
  • Form: Vine, annual.
  • Flower Form: Small yellow flowers.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained light sandy soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 20 seeds per packet.
  • Comments: Our best-selling cantaloupe! Compact vines produce 4 - 5 fruits up to 18 lbs. apiece. Ripens in early August-a week before most really large melons. Deep orange flesh is extra-sweet, with high ratio of flesh to seeds.

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