Melon, Noir des Carmes

Cucumis melo
$1.80 to $118.00
SKU: 1208A
  • Organic
  • Fruits have a dark green skin that ripens to orange
  • Sweet, orange flesh is very aromatic
  • Fruit tends to split when ripe
  • 75 days
  • ±1,200 seeds/oz
$1.80 to $118.00

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A true French cantaloupe named for the Carmelite monks who once tended it in France. One of the easiest to grow and most luxurious of all melons. Rich black-green skin when immature, ripening to orange mottled with green. Sweet, aromatic, orange flesh; flavor is complex and deeply satisfying. Tends to split when ripe. Very productive. 75 days. ±1,200 seeds/oz.

Direct Seed: 1" Deep

Seeds to Hill: 6-8 Seeds

Thin: To 3-4 Plants

Light: Full Sun