Rockmelon Growing Guide
Rich & moisture retentive
- Water regularly, keep moist.
- Pinch out growing tip when plant has made 3 leaves. Do same for side shoots as they appear.
Harvest when fruit slips from stem.
Progress of our Rockmelons
Trying to grow some rockmelons – aka canteloupes. According to Yates chart, we should plant in mid-spring at earliest. Now is only early spring. Oh well!
Progress photos (more to be added when available). Note: I also watered them with some Epsom Salt solution on planting.
- Rockmelon Growing Guide; Grow Veg