Cantalope Sierra Gold Cantaloupes (also known as Muskmelons) are easy to grow and have four requirements for full development and flavor: lots of space, full sun, plenty of water and warm temperatures. Sierra Gold has a rich flavor with a small seed cavity with oval, 3-5 lb. fruits. It is perfect for serving in halves.
- Compact vines
- Sweet flesh
- Easy to grow
- Care: Thin when plants touch each other, it is helpful to cover the area with black plastic mulch after thinning or cover with organic mulch
- Harvest: Harvest melons when a slight crack circles the stem at the point of attachment to the fruit and slips off with little help