Week 32 – August 03, 2020

Plant Information

Sugar Cube Melon

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Cucumis melo var. reticulates

Common Name: Melon

Plant Habit: Spreading

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Height: 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Width: 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Each 2-lb. (908-g), personal-size, mini-cantaloupe offers deep orange flesh.
Just the right size for no-waste eating.
Superb eating quality.
Round fruit have medium netting and no sutures.
Produces multiple fruits per plant.
Holds up well in cold storage after harvest.
Excellent shelf life.

Grower Information:

Personal-size mini-cantaloupes pack plenty of sweet taste! Perfect for small gardens and small appetites, each plant produces multiple 2-lb. (907-g) cantaloupes with deep orange flesh that measures to a sweet 14% sugar content on the Brix scale. Plus, Sugar Cube features the best disease resistance of any melon, making it as easy to grow as it is good to eat.