Cucumis melo var. cantalupensis
This diverse landrace cantaloupe seed stock produces hardy and resilient melons. Juicy, sweet and refreshing flavor. Deep ridged exterior and soft, white-green-yellow fleshy interior. Original seed sourced from Hopi farmers. Try this in your dryland garden! Grown by Groundwork in Paonia, CO.
Planting Instructions: Start Hopi cantaloupe seeds indoors 3-5 weeks before last spring frost and transplant outdoors after all danger of frost has passed and soil has warmed. Or sow directly in the ground in well-draining rows with seeds spaced 12" apart. Do not overwater.
Seed Saving Instructions: Choose fully ripe, tasty fruits for seed saving. Dry seeds on a screen or cloth. Store seeds in a paper or mesh bag in a cool, dark and dry location.
Approx 15 Hopi Origin Cantaloupe seeds per packet