|Item Number||Italian Name||Scientific Name|
Lungo Tortarello chiaro
|Cucumis melo L.|
This creeping variety produces long bright green fruits with light plowings. The fruits are tender and have a good taste that are perfect for salads and they can be cropped when the growth is completed.
In open field, in little holes from March to June, 12 - 20 inches on the row and 40 inches between rows, using 2/3 seeds per hole, and thinning out after sprout.
|Life Cycle||Days of Maturity||Sun Type||Spread||Max Height||Planting Time|
|Perennial plant||60-70 Days||Full||40 inches||8 inches||Early spring to early summer|
= Outside Sow Period
= Sow Indoors then Transplant seedlings
= Harvest Period
= Tunnel/Cloche Gardening