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Hoodoo Melon

Unread post by catherineyronwode » Tue Nov 20, 2012 8:51 pm

Here is a link to where you can purchase seeds for the Hearts of Gold a.k.a. Hoodoo Melon, first offered for sale in 1890:

http://rareseeds.com/hearts-of-gold-melon-hoodoo.html

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Unread post by nana664 » Tue Nov 20, 2012 10:10 pm

It looks just like a cantaloupe
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Unread post by catherineyronwode » Tue Nov 20, 2012 11:45 pm

Yes, that's right -- it is a variety of muskmelon, also known as rockmelon, cantaloupe, or Persian melon.
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Unread post by MissMichaele » Thu Nov 22, 2012 11:25 am

Yet another reason to go ahead with our little greenhouse project -- thanks, Miss Cat :)

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Unread post by Joseph Magnuson » Sat Nov 24, 2012 2:07 pm

One of my all time favorite melons. Too delicious....and that link is too cool! Thank you! :)
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