Banana Cantaloupe is a OPEN-POLLINATED) HEIRLOOM. Matures in 90-95 days. Old popular variety predating 1880! Banana Cantaloupe is fascinating and unusual melon that resembles a banana more than a cantaloupe! 16-20″L weighing 4-5 lbs at maturity. Little or no netting. Yellow rind, salmon flesh, very sweet and juicy with a hint of banana taste and aroma. 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
Each seed packet contains approximately 75 seeds. Available from SeedGro, an American brand offering only the best natural, non-GMO, open-pollinated, hybrid, and heirloom untreated seeds.