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Muskmelon, Cantaloupe

Muskmelon, Cantaloupe 'Ambrosia' (Cucumis melo)

A favorite of gardeners for decades, ‘Ambrosia’ is a reliable producer of large, juicy melons over a long season. The melons have very small seed cavity which makes them easy to clean and results in more overall flesh per each melon. Vines are vigorous with good resistance to…

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Muskmelon, Cantaloupe 'Crenshaw' (Cucumis melo)

High yields of smooth, pear-shaped fruit with green to yellow skin. Their sweet, juicy, melt in your mouth flesh is a tasty and refreshing source of vitamins A and C. Try it with a sprinkling of mint for a fun twist!

Muskmelon, Cantaloupe

Muskmelon, Cantaloupe (Cucumis melo)

Muskmelon earn their common name from the musky scent of the ripe fruit. Their sweet, juicy, melt in your mouth flesh is a tasty and refreshing source of vitamins A and C. Try it with a sprinkling of mint for a fun twist!

Muskmelon, Cantaloupe

Muskmelon, Cantaloupe 'Fastbreak' (Cucumis melo)

‘Fastbreak’ is an early-maturing variety with the same great flavor and texture of later varieties. Perfect for shortening the wait to enjoy the delicious, melt-in-your-mouth flavor of melon. Allowing fruits to mature on the vine insures the sweetest possible flavor. Cantaloupes…

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Muskmelon, Cantaloupe 'Hale's Best' (Cucumis melo)

A tried and true favorite that was introduced in the 1920’s. ‘Hale’s Best’ is still prized for its early production and incredibly juicy, sweet melons. Allowing fruits to mature on the vine insures the sweetest possible flavor. An excellent source of vitamins A and C.

Muskmelon, Cantaloupe

Muskmelon, Cantaloupe 'Hearts of Gold' (Cucumis melo)

A tried and true heirloom variety developed by Roland Morrill of Benton Harbor, Michigan in 1895. Produces high yields of firm, sweet melons. A great selection for regions with a short growing season.

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Muskmelon, Cantaloupe 'Lilliput' (Cucumis melo)

A fun little melon that is big on flavor. ‘Lilliput’ produces personal-sized fruit with firm, dark orange flesh and a small seed cavity. High sugar content results in exceptionally sweet flavor. An excellent source of vitamins A and C.

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Muskmelon, Cantaloupe 'Sugar Cube' (Cucumis melo)

High yields of fruit with firm, deep orange, very sweet flesh. Stores well. Allowing fruits to mature on the vine insures the sweetest possible flavor. Cantaloupes are an excellent source of vitamins A and C.

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Muskmelon, Cantaloupe 'Super 45' (Cucumis melo)

'Super 45' produces a large number of Cantaloupes with extra sweet-tasting flesh. This selection is resistant to powdery mildew, which is a fungus that causes the leaves to die. Consequently, this plant is more likely to remain healthy and productive when compared to other Cantaloupe…

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Muskmelon, Cantaloupe 'Superstar' (Cucumis melo)

Released in 1981, this fusarium-tolerant selection is ideal for growing in the Midwest and East. Allowing fruits to mature on the vine insures the sweetest possible flavor. Eat cantaloupes within a few days of picking because they ripen quickly once the fruit is harvested.