B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - annual
lt.GREEN flesh, very tasty
(from Tohono - Pima low desert)
|Cucumis melo Oodham Ke:li Ba:so sales history
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|
|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 Oodham Ke:li Ba:so seeds will usually germinate in 15-29 days.
Sow Cucumis melo Oodham Ke:li Ba:so 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)