Hales Best Cantaloupe
An heirloom cantaloupe that has withstood the tests of time with its exceptionally sweet, succulent, aromatic flesh. Fruits weight 5 to 6 pounds with a small seed cavity. Vining plants can spread to 5 feet wide and a foot tall. Matures well even in the hottest summer weather.
Imperial 45 Cantaloupe
Plant produces excellent yields of cantaloupes. They are sweet and have a deep orange flesh. Suitable for hot and humid regions. Execellent for home gardens and market growers. Keeps well.
Top Mark Cantaloupe
Plant produces good yields of 3 ½ lb sweet melons. Flesh is very thick, Sweet, firm, and salmon color with a small seed cavity. Has a thick rind and heavy netting covering the small oval fruits.
Green Flesh Honeydew
Light green flesh with a delicious, sweet flavor makes this melon a favorite. Keeps well when stored in a cool place. High in vitamins A, B, and C. Should be planted only where growing season is long.
Black Diamond Watermelon
Plant produces good yields of large 40 to 75 lb watermelons. It has very flavorful bright red flesh. Tough black-green rind helps fruit from bruising. Plant has large leaves which help prevent sunburning of watermelons. This is the Blue Ribbon Winner strain! An excellent mid-season variety for home gardeners and market growers.
Jubilee produces a large light green watermelon with very distinct dark green stripes somewhat reminiscent of a rattlesnake's markings. The watermelons are large, averaging about 40 pounds in weight and have a very tough rind that is nearly an inch thick. The flesh is a lovely bright red in color dotted with large black "stipple" marked seeds and has a very fine texture and a very palatable sweet flavor that is superior to most other varieties of watermelons.
Sugar Baby Watermelon
The standard of small watermelons. Round fruits, 6-8" in diameter, averaging 8-10 lb. Ripe melons are almost black. Good flavor. Tough rinds resist cracking. The standard of "icebox" melons for many years.
Dating back about 5,000 years, the goji berry can grow to reach a height of about 6 feet, with berries ranging in color from pale yellow to deep red and tasting like a cross between a cranberry & a raisin. It is said that a Chinese man named Li Qing Yuen consumed wolfberries daily & lived to the age of 252!
Although small, tart, and seedy, the ripe grapes are edible and quite flavorful. Like those of cultivated grapes, the young leaves are also edible and can be used as a wrap for baked food. Grapes eaten fresh or dried by Native Americans.
The Fruit from the Mulberry Trees are similar in appearance to an elongated blackberry or raspberry and have a sweet flavor. Easily grown, this tree makes an attractive, fast growing landscape tree.
Plant produces excellent yields of juicy bright red strawberries from seeds the very first year if started early enough in the spring. This variety does not produce runners and can be planted with vegetables and flowers.
The fruit is the ultimate reward. It's aroma is distintive and nearly impossible to put into words. The taste is also difficult to describe. Many expect the fruit to taste tart and sweet at the same time like some garden strawberries are supposed to taste.
Due to ongoing seed shortages, seed varieties subject to change without notice. Replacements will be as close as possible and will be included in your order documentation.