Melon, Muskmelon: Dakota Sisters
A PRAIRIE ROAD ORIGINAL!
CERTIFIED ORGANIC SEED, 1 packet (25 seeds)
Cucumis melo (80 days) A delightfully flavorful, sweet, and aromatic melon! Bred by David Podoll, we have been selecting for smooth texture, great melon flavor, juicy sweetness, deep orange color, and thick flesh since 1980. Can be grown anywhere but is especially suited to areas with a shorter growing season.
By purchasing this seed you are a part of the FREE THE SEED movement... A Prairie Road original, this melon was bred on our farm! It's registered as OPEN SOURCE through the Open Source Seed Initiative (OSSI). To learn more, click here.
Direct-seeding is recommended. Sow 1-2 weeks after last frost when soil is temperature is above 70°F (21°C). Planting Depth: 1/2”. Plant Spacing: 1 foot in row, 3-6 feet between rows. Emergence: 5-10 days. Full sun; plant after danger of frost has passed.