Rocky Ford Muskmelon
'Rocky Ford', is an average sized muskmelon that is well known for it's fine grain texture and sweet flesh. This variety has marveled melon lovers since 1881. The fruits are heavily netted and lightly ribbed. Pick when fruit slips from vine or is slightly fragrant.
Fruit Size: 2-3 lbs
Spacing: 12"-18" apart w/ rows 5'-6' apart, allow at least 36 square feet in small gardens
Days to Maturity: 92
Container Size: 6 - 1" x 2.5" Plugs (Hearty Plants In 4-6 Leaf Stage or Larger)
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