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Jenny Lind Melon organic

€5,00 EUR

Heirloom. Melon ‘Jenny Lind’ is a muskmelon heirloom type from the 1800’s. This melon is a small grey netted fruits with mild sweet cream-green flesh. Named after the Swedish Soprano Johanna “Jenny” Maria Lind, known as the Swedish nightingale..

Scientific Name: Cucumis Melo

Plant Life Cycle: annual

Optimal Germination Temperature: 21C

Germination time in days: 4-10 days

Indicative Days to maturity: 70 Days

Sunlight: Full sun

Soil requirement: humus, well drained and fertile soil

Sowing and cultivation: Start indoors 3-4 weeks before last frost. Sow 1.5 cm deep at 21C soil temperature. Direct sow in a polytunnel after last frost when soil temperature is over 21 °C.