Ananas Cantaloupe is an (OP) HEIRLOOM that matures in 100 days. One of the best tasting muskmelons: Extremely sweet, juicy and aromatic. Large oblong shape, slight net weighing about 5 lbs. Rind turns orange beige when mature. Creamy white to slightly salmon flesh. 12-18″ H growing 3-10′ vigorous vines. Tolerant to Crown Blight. Approximately 1,200 seeds per ounce or 19,200 seeds per pound.
Companions: Corn, pumpkin, radish, squash.
Allies: Marigold deters beetles. Nasturtium deters bugs and beetles. Oregano provides general pest protection.
MELONS: Disease Resistance and Tolerance Key
CB – Crown Blight
FW – Fusarium Wilt
GSB – Gummy Stem Blight
PM – Powdery Mildew
PRSV – Papaya Ringspot Virus
R – Rust
S – Scab
WMV – Watermelon Mosaic Virus