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CANTALOUPE, Crenshaw - 99¢ Cent Heirloom Seeds: Heirloom,Bulk


Heirloom Cantaloupe Seeds

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$ 1.99
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$ 1.99
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Approximate seed count per packet ( 1.0g = 40 seeds )

Crenshaw Cantaloupe: Sweet, Juicy, and Irresistible

Indulge in the sweet, juicy, and irresistible flavor of Crenshaw Cantaloupe (Cucumis melo 'Crenshaw'). This annual melon variety is prized for its large size, pale green skin, and delectable orange flesh. Explore the culinary potential and ease of cultivation with Crenshaw Cantaloupe, a favorite among gardeners and fruit enthusiasts.

Key Features:

  • Sweet and Juicy: Experience the sweet and juicy flavor of Crenshaw Cantaloupe. The delectable orange flesh is a true delight for your taste buds, making it a perfect choice for refreshing snacks and desserts.
  • Large Fruit Size: Enjoy the generous size of Crenshaw Cantaloupe. This variety produces large 4-6 lb. melons, making it a fantastic choice for sharing with family and friends or adding a sweet touch to summer gatherings.
  • Irresistible Aroma: Delight in the irresistible aroma of ripe Crenshaw Cantaloupe. The sweet fragrance adds to the overall sensory experience and signals the perfect time for harvesting.
  • Versatile Culinary Uses: Add versatility to your culinary creations with Crenshaw Cantaloupe. Whether enjoyed fresh, in fruit salads, or blended into smoothies, this melon brings a burst of flavor to a variety of dishes.
  • Compact Growth: Cultivate Crenshaw Cantaloupe in gardens or containers. The compact growth habit makes it suitable for small spaces, allowing you to enjoy the delights of homegrown melons.
  • Easy to Harvest: Enjoy the convenience of easy harvesting with Crenshaw Cantaloupe. Ripe melons are easily separated from the vine, and the smooth skin ensures a pleasant harvesting experience.
  • Plant Type: Crenshaw Cantaloupe is typically grown as an annual, completing its life cycle within a single growing season.
  • Plant Size: Mature plants can spread to cover a substantial area, and vines can trail on the ground or climb if provided with vertical support.

Optimal Growing Conditions:

Cultivate the sweet, juicy, and irresistible Crenshaw Cantaloupe with optimal growing conditions:

  • Soil: Well-drained, sandy loam soil enriched with organic matter. Crenshaw Cantaloupe thrives in slightly acidic to neutral soil with a pH ranging from 6.0 to 7.0.
  • Sunlight: Full sun exposure for at least 6-8 hours a day. Adequate sunlight is essential for the development of sweet and juicy melons.
  • Watering: Maintain consistent moisture, especially during the fruiting period. Adequate hydration supports healthy fruit development and ensures the production of high-quality Crenshaw Cantaloupe.
  • Temperature: Crenshaw Cantaloupe prefers warm temperatures. Plant in late spring or early summer when the soil has warmed up for optimal growth and fruiting.

Experience the sweet, juicy, and irresistible Crenshaw Cantaloupe. Order your seeds today and enjoy the satisfaction of growing and harvesting this luscious melon variety in your garden.

Crenshaw Cantaloupe Planting Information

Days to Germination: 7
Days to Maturity: 110
Planting Depth: 1"
Plant Spacing: 3-4'
Row Spacing: 6-8'
Approximate Seed Counts
Seeds per Oz. Seeds per Lb.
825 13200
Current Seed Germination Data
Lot # Tested Germination Rate
D7026-1 2023-12-31 90%