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Environment Light - sunny Soil - well-drained, sandy Fertility - medium pH - 6.0 to 7.5 Temperature - warm Moisture - average Culture Planting - transplants or seed after danger of frost Spacing - hills 24-36 inches x 48-60 inches Hardiness - very tender annual Fertilizer - heavy feeder Muskmelon - Cucumis melo ...
Crop Profile for Muskmelon in Maryland Adapted from Maryland Extension Bulletin 236) Commercial Vegetable Production Recommendations. Additional references are cited throughout this document.
1 Crop Profile for Muskmelon in Florida Prepared: June 21, 2001 Revised: April 2010 Production Facts • The melon referred to as “cantaloupe” is actually named muskmelon (Cucumis melo, var.
Transitioning to Organic Production Using a Strawberry, Muskmelon, and Cover Crop Rotation Gail R. Nonnecke 1, Mark Gleason 2, and Cynthia Cambardella 3 1 Department of Horticulture, 2 Department of Plant Pathology Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 3 USDA/ARS, National Soil Tilth Laboratory ...
Purdue extension BP-180-W Anthracnose of cucumber, muskmelon, and watermelon affects all the aboveground parts of these crops. In cases where infection is high and lesions on the leaves are numerous, vine defoliation may occur and result in yield loss or lower quality fruit.
Guide to the Commercial Production of Muskmelon (Cantaloupe) and Related Melons Historical Perspective Muskmelons, often called can taloupes in the United States, are not
Organic Management of Cucumber Beetles in Watermelon and Muskmelon Production GaryR. Cline, John D. Sedlacek 1, Steve L. Hillman, SharonK. Parker, and Anthony F. Silvernail A DDITIONAL INDEX WORDS .
Reviewed June 2010 Cantaloupe (Muskmelon) in the Garden Dan Drost and Rick Hefelbower, Vegetable Specialists Summary Cantaloupes prefer a sunny location and fertile, well drained soils.
Season Quality Remarks Aphrodite ; early-mid : excellent : Good shipper, 6-9 lbs. Athena : early-mid : excellent : Medium net, oval very firm flesh : Crescent Moon