Cleopatra melon offers growers consistent fruit set, good size and great eating quality for an early variety. The 4-6 lb. fruit have a tight seed cavity and a firm but delicious salmon colored flesh. Their exteriors have slight ribs and are covered with medium netting. Cleopatra is a great melon for local delivery, roadside stands or farmers' market sales. Resistant to FW (0,1,2) and Powdery mildew (1,2).
Approx 30 seeds
Depth: 1/2 inch
Spacing: 18-20 inches
Soil type: rich
Sun: full sun
Days to harvest: 70 days
Hardiness Zones: 3-10
Melons prefer slightly sandy, very rich, well-drained soil. Be careful not to over water vines, especially as fruit is approaching maturity
Hand harvested and packed for the 2023 season. We are a small batch grower, so limited quantities are available.
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