approx. 30 s/g.
Sow in groups of 3, 2 cm deep with 1 to 1.5 metres between groups or one seed every 30 to 45cm. Feed and water heavily. Melons must be left to vine ripen until the stem comes away at the slightest touch. Sow mid to late spring (cold): spring and early summer (temp): July to February (trop). Best sown direct. Soil temperature must be at least 20 deg. C. at sowing. Do not sow more than 2cm. deep. Expect germination in 10 – 12 days at 26 deg. C. soil temperature.