30 seeds $2.00
As gardeners, we are deeply indebted to the Amish community for preserving so many wonderful heirloom vegetable. Amish melon is another example of their fine work.
Melon 'Amish' is 8-9" long and weighs 4-7 lb. It has a wonderful, sweet and juicy flavor, and the plants are quite productive. Latin name: Cucumis melo.
Sowing Amish Melon Seeds
Sow melon seeds outdoors after the last frost date when the soil has warmed, 1/2" deep. Or sow indoors 3 weeks early. Space 2' apart in rows. Or sow in hills spaced 4-6' apart. Thin to 3 plants per hill. Full sun.