French Charentais is part of the Cucumis genus and is a Melon variety. Its scientific name is Cucumis melo 'French Charentais'. This 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. French Charentais is known for growing to a height of approximately 30.0 cm (11.7 inches).
Be aware that French Charentais 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 French Charentais about 14 days before your last frost date.
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