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Cantaloupe, Cucumis melo, is a vining plant in the family Cucurbitaceae, grown for its large, sweet fruit of the same name. Cantaloupe vines are trailing and are slightly hairy...
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Cantaloupe    None Given

Purchased a cantaloupe from a local grocery store. When I cut it open, and discarded the seeds, I observed a whitish film on the meat under where the seeds had been. Is this...

Asked by: Lloyd (1 point)   Posted:October 9, 2016

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Seedling stem turning white/clear color and dies

Cantaloupe    None Given

I really dont have "green knowledge "and thus need your help.This is my second attempt at growing cantaloupe plants. I live in Miami therefore it's hot and humid here and lately...

Asked by: Soccerfan (1 point)   Posted:June 29, 2016

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Top of the leaf.
Spotting on new melon plant leaves.

Cantaloupe    Karachi, Pakistan

Plant Journal: https://www.plantvillage.com/gardens/228 I noticed these white spots on a leaf of my first and young melon plant (possibly White Honeydew). At first I thought...

Asked by: Naveed (6 points)   Posted:October 24, 2015

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Melon in container?

Cantaloupe    NY

Is it possible to grow melon in a container? I am trying to start a balcony garden and I am limited to containers. Has anybody tried this and had success? If so which variety?

Asked by: Sophie Brooks (3 points)   Posted:March 13, 2013

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