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Melon Seeds - Emir F1
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Melon Seeds - Emir F1

Melon Seeds - Emir F1

Cucumis melo

Smooth pale greenish yellow fruits about 11.5cm (4½") in diameter, with firm salmon-pink flesh; aromatic and very sweet. More tolerant of low temperatures than most cantaloupe varieties so will bear fruit even in cool summers. For growing in frames, under cloches or fleece in the garden and recommended for northern districts. RHS Award of Garden Merit winner.

Toby's Tip: "We get the best crops in the greenhouse, but still get great results under a fleece in the field."
 

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Smooth pale greenish yellow fruits about 11.5cm (4½") in diameter, with firm salmon-pink flesh; aromatic and very sweet. More tolerant of low temperatures than most cantaloupe varieties so will bear fruit even in cool summers. For growing in frames, under cloches or fleece in the garden and recommended for northern districts. RHS Award of Garden Merit winner.

Toby's Tip: "We get the best crops in the greenhouse, but still get great results under a fleece in the field."
 

Colour:Other

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:False

Aftercare - Moderate:True

Aftercare - High:False

Edible Flower:False

RHS Award of Garden Merit:True

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Containers:True

Beds & Borders:True

Prefers Full Sun:True

F1 Variety:True

Shrub:False

Crops 15 weeks from sowing. Our two varieties give you more vigorous, disease resistant plants with earlier and larger crops. Melons require conditions similar to indoor cucumbers except that they tend to need more warmth. Hand pollinate as described for marrows. Plants should not be shaded, but greenhouses or frames should be well ventilated.
 

HEALTH BENEFIT: Rich in vitamins A & C and potassium. CULINARY HINT: When the fruit is ripening, keep on the dry side to ensure a fine flavour.

All Dobies products should reach you in perfect condition, just as they left us. If you are dissatisfied in any way with their condition on arrival, please let us know within 14 days. We are only liable for the cost of the goods as quoted on the website plus the cost of delivery if the goods are faulty.

 
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