by: Taylor A. & Chris A.

Young Cantaloupe Plant
Adult Cantaloupe Plant

Light Requirements: Full sun; at least 8hrs of sunlight a day

Temperature Requirements: Warm temps. 70 degrees fahrenheit or above

Germination: 5-10days to germinate

Depth of Plant: Tilled soil to at least 6in & mounds 4in high and 4ft across poke 6-8holes in the soil about 1/2in deep evenly down the mounds. Mounds must be 6ft away so the plant has room to grow

Special Instruction: Be sure to plant seeds after all danger of frost. This plant requires well-drained, well-tilled, fertile soil.