B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - annual
deeply ribbed smooth YELLOW skinned oval, ORANGE flesh
tol. heat and little water (keeps well if unbruised)
|Cucumis melo Navajo Yellow sales history
Common names for Cucumis melo Navajo Yellow:
|Navajo Indian Yellow Melon, heirloom,|
Cucumis melo Navajo Yellow
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|
|719||: North American Native Ethnobotanicals|
|Including medicinal, dye, fiber, food, construction, ritual|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Cucumis melo Navajo Yellow seeds will usually germinate in 15-29 days.
Sow Cucumis melo Navajo Yellow seeds 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)