Melon 'Israel' (Ogen)
30 seeds $2.00
Israel melon is a very sweet melon with light green flesh that is fragrant and delicious. The early fruits are produced in abundance.
Melon 'Irael' is easy to pick. Just watch for the green skins to turn amber. The crack-resistant fruits are perfect for the farmer's market. Also known as Melon 'Ogen'. Weighs about 3 pounds. Latin name: Cucumis melo.
Sowing Israel 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.