ROCKMELON 'PIEL DE SAPO' ORGANIC

ROCKMELON 'PIEL DE SAPO' ORGANIC

Cucumis melo
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The most popular melon in spain, 'Piel de Sapo' is Spanish for 'frog's skin'. We first collected seed from this melon in Turkey. Its white flesh is much sweeter than those rock hard, supermarket cantaloupes and it stores for months. In Italy this late cropper is harvested and hung above the rafters to last as a Christmas day delicacy, but in Australia, you'll be able to enjoy this melon until Easter.
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SEEDS: S198

Growing Information

Sow in punnets in Spring
Height To 40cm
Position in FULL SUN
25 Seeds Per Packet
ANNUAL
Space at 150cm
Thirsty plant
85% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

ROCKMELON 'PIEL DE SAPO' ORGANIC

Cucumis melo
Member $4.25
Non-Member $5.25
The most popular melon in spain, 'Piel de Sapo' is Spanish for 'frog's skin'. We first collected seed from this melon in Turkey. Its white flesh is much sweeter than those rock hard, supermarket cantaloupes and it stores for months. In Italy this late cropper is harvested and hung above the rafters to last as a Christmas day delicacy, but in Australia, you'll be able to enjoy this melon until Easter.
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SEEDS: S198
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