How to Grow Melons?

Answer When warm weather and growing season arrives, a favorite sweet fruit of summertime are melons. These juicy treats are versatile and great to eat off the vine or in cooled dishes, and are full of vi... Read More »

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How to Grow and Pick Melons?

This "How to" is about growing, and picking watermelons, cantaloupes, etc.

How do I grow bitter melons?

Plant SeedsSoak the seeds of a bitter melon in water for 48 hours before planting. Plant them in the garden about ½ inch deep in well-drained, sandy soil. Bitter melon plants prefer warm, sunny ar... Read More »

How can I grow my melons to be firmer and larger using organic methods?

They must be handled and nuzzled lovingly on a regular basis. Much like combing hair regularly makes it stronger, etc. I'd be happy yo show you some techniques, just drop me a line.

How can you tell if melons are ripe?

Generally, you can tell if a melon (growing from the garden) is ripe when the stem turns brownish in color.