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Banana - #105U
(OP) HEIRLOOM. 90-95 days. Old popular variety predating 1880! Fascinating and unusual melon that resembles a banana more than a cantaloupe! 16-20”L weighing 4-5 lbs at maturity. Little or no netting. Yellow rind, salmon flesh, very sweet and juicy with a hint of banana taste and aroma. About 19,200 seeds/ lb; 1,200 seeds/oz
Companions: Corn, pumpkin, radish, squash.
Allies: Marigold deters beetles. Nasturtium deters bugs and beetles. Oregano provides general pest protection.
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