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Gurney's® Giant Improved Hybrid Cantaloupe

Gurney's® Giant Improved Hybrid Cantaloupe

Back by Popular Demand!

Our best-selling cantaloupe! Compact vines produce 4-5 fruits up to 18 lbs. apiece. Ripens in early August—a week before most really large melons. Deep orange flesh is extra-sweet, with high ratio of flesh to seeds. 80 DAYS.
  • Zone 3 - 9 annual
  • Height 8 - 12 inches.
  • Germination 7 - 10 days.
  • Light Requirements Full sun.
This item ships in both Spring & Fall.

#84891

$8.99
For each offer ordered, get approx. 20 seeds per packet.
$8.99
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Product Details

  • Height: 8 - 12 inches.
  • Spacing: Sow seeds 4 - 5 to a hill, spacing hills 6 feet apart. After seedlings grow 2 - 3 inches tall, thin to 2 plants per hill.
  • Depth: 1 inch.
  • Spread: 5 - 6 feet vine.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Blooms: Summer.
  • Days To Maturity: 80 days.
  • Form: Vine, annual.
  • Flower Form: Small yellow flowers.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained light sandy soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 20 seeds per packet.
  • Fruit: Deep orange flesh is extra sweet, with high ratio of flesh to seeds. Up to 18 lbs.

Shipping Schedule

All plant items will be shipped to arrive at the proper planting time (depending on climatic conditions) for your area of the country.

We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule:

Fall 2018 Shipping Schedule
  Zones   All Perennials, Bulbs & Potted Plants Lady Beetles & Encapsulated
Earthworms
1A 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 5/11/18 - 11/2/18
1B-2A 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 5/11/18 - 11/2/18
2B-3B 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 4/27/18 - 11/2/18
4A-6A 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 4/13/18 - 11/2/18
6B 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 4/6/18 - 11/2/18
7A 8/31/18 - 11/9/18 4/6/18 - 11/2/18
7B-8B 8/31/18 - 11/9/18 3/9/18 - 11/2/18
9A-10B 8/31/18 - 11/9/18 2/23/18 - 11/2/18
Last Order Date Zones 1-6: 10/29/2018
Zones 7-10: 11/19/2018
10/38/2018

*Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items July through August.

Shipping Notes:

Orders for hardgoods are typically shipped within 5 business days.

NOTE: We are unable to ship our trees to PO Boxes at this time.

Orders for gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant for optimum stress protection. The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.

Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48 contiguous states.

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Product Details
  • Height: 8 - 12 inches.
  • Spacing: Sow seeds 4 - 5 to a hill, spacing hills 6 feet apart. After seedlings grow 2 - 3 inches tall, thin to 2 plants per hill.
  • Depth: 1 inch.
  • Spread: 5 - 6 feet vine.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Blooms: Summer.
  • Days To Maturity: 80 days.
  • Form: Vine, annual.
  • Flower Form: Small yellow flowers.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained light sandy soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 20 seeds per packet.
  • Fruit: Deep orange flesh is extra sweet, with high ratio of flesh to seeds. Up to 18 lbs.
Shipping Schedule

All plant items will be shipped to arrive at the proper planting time (depending on climatic conditions) for your area of the country.

We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule:

All plant items will be shipped to arrive at the proper planting time (depending on climatic conditions) for your area of the country.

We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule:

Fall 2018 Shipping Schedule
  Zones   All Perennials, Bulbs & Potted Plants Lady Beetles & Encapsulated
Earthworms
1A 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 5/11/18 - 11/2/18
1B-2A 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 5/11/18 - 11/2/18
2B-3B 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 4/27/18 - 11/2/18
4A-6A 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 4/13/18 - 11/2/18
6B 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 4/6/18 - 11/2/18
7A 8/31/18 - 11/9/18 4/6/18 - 11/2/18
7B-8B 8/31/18 - 11/9/18 3/9/18 - 11/2/18
9A-10B 8/31/18 - 11/9/18 2/23/18 - 11/2/18
Last Order Date Zones 1-6: 10/29/2018
Zones 7-10: 11/19/2018
10/38/2018

*Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items July through August.

Shipping Notes:

Orders for hardgoods are typically shipped within 5 business days.

NOTE: We are unable to ship our trees to PO Boxes at this time.

Orders for gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant for optimum stress protection. The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.

Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48 contiguous states.

*Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items July through August.

Shipping Notes:
Orders for gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant for optimum stress protection. The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.

Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48 contiguous states.

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