Rockmelons, related to watermelons, cucumbers squashes and pumpkins, are round with firm, scaly, greyish green to buff skin. with grooves and sutures, that orbit the rockmelon.
Rockmelon have lovely, moist, sweet orange flesh. The flesh surrounds the seeds that are in the centre.
Rockmelon are always eaten raw and fresh, although frozen can also be enjoyable.
Mature FruitRockmelon are a good source of Vitamin A and C. Easy to grow and easy to harvest.
Germination time is around 3 days in Spring or Summer, making it ideal for the 'impatient gardener'.
20 fresh seeds $4.50
Degree of difficulty in germination.....3/10 (1 is easy - 10 very difficult)