This small, round melon is called an icebox type because it is petite enough to fit in the refrigerator. This widely adapted heirloom variety is solid, dark green on the outside with a bright red, firm and fine-grained flesh that is super sweet. Watermelon contains high levels of healthy antioxidants, making Sugar Baby a great sweet way to pack in good nutrition. Vines are compact. Plant about 4 feet apart.
Zones: 3 - 9 annual. Height: 8 - 10 inches. Shade Requirement: Full sun. Germination: 5 - 8 days.
Botanical Name: Citrullus lanatus 'All Sweet'
Height: 8 - 10 inches.
Spacing: 3 - 5 feet between plants, 5 -.8 feet between rows.
Depth: 1 - 1 1/2 inches.
Sun/Shade: Full sun.
Yield: Approximately 40 fruits per 100 foot row.
Fruit: Thin, hard, tough rind with distinct stripes when immature, becoming almost black when ripe.
Days To Maturity: 85 days.
Soil Requirements: Light, fertile, well-drained sandy loam soil.
100+ Hales Best Jumbo Cantaloupe Seeds Packed for 2015
Brand: DC Earth
Hales Best Jumbo was developed by a Japanese market gardener in California around 1920. It became widely popular because it combined excellent flavor with earliness. It's a beautiful oval melon with deep green skin and golden netting. The flesh is an appealing salmon color, aromatic and sweet.
Fruit Weight: 4 pounds
Days to Maturity: 80 days
Sun: Full Sun
Height: 15-18 inches
Sowing Method: Direct Sow/Indoor Sow
Spread: 3-6 feet
10+ Fresh Musa Acuminata Edible Dwarf Banana Tree Plant Seeds Tropical Fruit
These seeds are very fresh and were just harvested. This dwarf species of banana grows extremely fast to a height of about 7 feet! The fruits have seeds in them, but they are edible. The plants produce lush foliage and bright purple flowers. Since these seeds are super fresh, they will only take about 3-7 weeks to germinate.
Adansonia digitata, also known as baobab is growing up in the natural environment to impressive trees. The baobab stores a lot of water in its trunk and can therefore withstand drought very well. The baobab trees are very old, several hundred years is not uncommon. Adansonia digitata is well suited for indoors.
(Kiwiberry *Ambizu*) Heirloom Cocktail Miniature Kiwi Kiwiberry Berry Hardy Actinidia Arguta Fruit Seeds, Professional Pack, 30 Seeds
Great for food or artwork. Kids love them
The self-pollinating Actinidia arguta is a heirloom perennial vine native to Japan, Korea, Northern China, and Russian Siberia. The fruit are referred to as Hardy kiwifruit, kiwi berry, arctic kiwi, baby kiwi, dessert kiwi, grape kiwi, northern kiwi, or cocktail kiwi and are edible. Berry or grape-sized fruit similar to kiwifruit in taste and appearance, but are green with smooth skin. Often sweeter than the kiwifruit, hardy kiwifruit can be eaten whole and need not be peeled.
The fast-growing, climbing vine is very hardy (hence the name hardy kiwi), and is capable of surviving slow temperature drops to -30Â°F, although young shoots can be vulnerable to frost in the spring. The vines need a frost-free growing season of about 150 days, but are not damaged by late freezes, provided that temperature changes are sufficiently gradual to allow plants to acclimate. Indeed, a period of winter chill is necessary for successful cultivation.
Big Max Pumpkin Seeds: 120 days. Fruits often weigh from 50 to 100 pounds and can have a diameter of 20 inches or more. Distinctive pinkish-orange rind with bright yellow-orange, thick flesh. Pumpkins prefer rich, well-fertilized soil. Water well during dry weather. Harvest when the skin has turned completely orange. Package contains approximately 32 Big Max Pumpkin Seeds. Big Max Pumpkin Seeds - Planting Instructions: Germination: 7 to 19 days at 75 to 85 F. Plant seeds 1 inch deep, 24 inches apart with 4 inches between rows.