Honey melon is part of the Salvia genus and is a Pineapple sage variety. Its scientific name is Salvia elegans 'Honey melon'. This variety typically blooms in the following colours: Cerise red. Honey melon grows as a Perennial and is a Herb. Being a Perennial, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Honey melon normally grows to a mature height of 90.0 cm (that's 2.93 feet imperial). Expect blooming to occur in mid summer.
Mexico is believed to be where Honey melon originates from.
Typically, Honey melon Pineapple sage is normally fairly low maintenance and can thus be quite easy to grow - only a basic level of care is required throughout the year to ensure it thrives. Being aware of the basic growing conditions this plant likes (soil, sun and water) will result in a strong and vibrant plant.
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By our calculations, you should look at sowing Honey melon about 84 days before your last frost date.