Piel de Sapo

Cucumis melo


Standard seed packet, 20 seeds

$1.50
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Piel de Sapo

Cucumis melo


  • Spanish melon variety
  • Also known as "Santa Claus Melon" or "Christmas Melon".


Spanish melon variety producing oval shaped fruit with blotchy deep green striped yellow skin to 30cm long. Piel de Sapo directly translates to 'toadskin'. The melon flesh is creamy white in colour and similar in flavour to honeydew melon with very sweet juicy flavour and melon fragrance. Good storage life. Also known as "Santa Claus Melon" or "Christmas Melon". 


How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct
Sowing Depth: 20mm
When: Spring and summer
Germination: 6-14 days @ 20-25°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Frost Tender Annual
Row Spacing: 150cm
Plant Spacing: 100cm
Position: Full sun, moist well drained soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 110 days
*Notes: Harvest when melon end has turned vibrant yellow near the stem and skin has cracked evenly all over.

(Product number: G8-01)
Seeds per gram: 30 seeds


SKU G8-01
Shipping Weight 0.0044kg
Botanical name: Cucumis melo
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 20 seeds
Seeds per gram: 30

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