Melon Seeds, "Pride of Wisconsin" (Cucumis melo) Organic.,Heirloom ! If you can only grow one melon and do not want to be disappointed, this is the variety to grow. 90-100 days. A phenomenal upper Midwest heirloom introduced in 1937 by the Robert Buist Company of Philadelphia. Reliably produces heavy yields of 4-8 pound ribbed and netted cantaloupes. When you think of the big melons with great taste, this is the standard that all others should be judged by. Our strain is excellent, the best available. Originally grown for the Milwaukee markets in the 1920’s. 90-100 days.
GROWING Melons Melons love heat. Sow seeds outdoors in 12" diameter hills after danger of frost has passed and soil has warmed. Space hills 6' apart in all directions. Seeds will germinate in 4-10 days. Can also be started indoors 2-3 weeks before last frost.