Information for Cucumis melo Oodham Ke:li Ba:so

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 401039
Type of plant - annual
Fruit: lt.GREEN flesh, very tasty
Foliage: (from Tohono - Pima low desert)

Common names for Cucumis melo Oodham Ke:li Ba:so: O'odham Indian Casaba Type Melon, 

Cucumis melo Oodham Ke:li Ba:so is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
30:   Exotic and Other Fruit and Nut Tree and Shrub List
39:   Climbing Plant Seeds
62:   Mexican Native and Introduced Plants
331:  Cucurbitaceae
719:   North American Native Ethnobotanicals

Germination guide
Cucumis melo Oodham Ke:li Ba:so seeds will usually germinate in 15-29 days. Sow seeds about 6mm deep in a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 25C.

Sow on the surface of moist compost, use a translucent cover to allow light in and to keep the compost humid and warm (do not place in direct sunlight)

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