Melon Athena F1 Seed

Melon Athena F1 Seed

Melon Athena F1 Seed

form: RAW
size: 25 seeds
Athena Muskmelon is the widely used melon in the Eastern US by growers looking for holding ability both on the shelf and for shipping. The 5 to 7 lb. melons have light ribs, medium netting and tend to stay firm even when harvested at full slip. Athena melon does not trade flavor for firmness, making it the melon of choice by growers in the Eastern US. Resistant to FW (0,1,2) and PM (1,2).

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SizeQuantityPrice Each
RAW / 1,000 seeds / UNTREATED10+$119.91
RAW / 1,000 seeds / UNTREATED5+$125.91
FILM COATED / 5,000 seeds / FARMORE2+$604.00

FLC / 5KSD / FMR backordered until 2024-03-08


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  • Soil temperature: 80-85°F
  • Germination Lighting: Cover Seed
  • Germination Days: 4-8 Days
  • Seeding depth: 0.5-0.75"
  • Maturation days: 75 Days
  • Planting method: Direct Sow
  • Spacing in row: 12-18"
  • Spacing between rows: 5-7'