Mildew Resistant No. 45 Cantaloupe is an OPEN-POLLINATED variety that matures in 85 days. One of the most popular shipping varieties! Mildew Resistant No. 45 Cantaloupe produce good yields of 4 – 4 1/2 lb melons. Thick, salmon flesh is very flavorful. Reasonably small seed cavity. Pick on FULL SLIP. Excellent choice for the South and other humid areas. Production and shipping qualities are excellent. Tolerant to Powdery Mildew. 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.