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Cucumis melo L.
High yielding sugar melon with fruits weighing between 1-1,3 kg, which requires less warmth to ripen than most. The fruit is ripe when cracks appear in the fruit stalk and the fruit separates easily. Sweet, orange fruit flesh, early ripening and aromatic.
Sowing: April - May in the greenhouse, in the field when the temperature reaches 22 ° C. Distances: in the row 120 x 150 cm, between the rows 120-150 cm. Drops of the seed: 20gr / 1000 m2 .
Seeds per gram: 15-30