What is a muskmelon?

Answer Muskmelons are a variety of melons that are also referred to as netted melons due to the net-like pattern of lines on the skin. Many types of muskmelons are being developed for cultivation in the h... Read More »

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Are cantaloupe&muskmelon the same?

The canteloupe is a subspecies of muskmelon, according to Jonathan R. Schultheis of North Carolina State University. Thus, all canteloupes are muskmelons, but not all muskmelons are canteloupes. Th... Read More »

How do I grow a muskmelon?

Soil PreparationPrepare the soil in spring. Work up to 4 inches of organic matter such as compost into a well-drained soil prior to planting the muskmelons. Fertilize the soil with a 16-16-8 or 10-... Read More »