Belonging to the Cucumis genus (Cucumis melo 'Delice de la Table'), Delice de la Table is a variety of Melon. Delice de la Table is a heirloom (open pollinated) variety.
Old heirloom varietyThis variety is an Fruit that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Delice de la Table is known for its Vine habit and growing to a height of approximately 30.0 cm (11.7 inches).
France is believed to be where Delice de la Table originates from.
Be aware that Delice de la Table Melon typically needs a fair amount of maintenance and care in order to grow successfully. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests. Pay attention to weeding, feed and pruning schedules to ensure your plant remains in peak condition.
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By our calculations, you should look at sowing Delice de la Table about 14 days before your last frost date.
The name translates as “Delight of the Table”
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