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Melon Perseus

Full Sun Full Sun
Suitable for Container Suitable for Container

from £4.00

3 x 9cm pots
Delivered by 18th June 2021
6 x 9cm pots
Delivered by 18th June 2021


Seldom do you come across a melon which looks as interesting as it tastes. When you glance at the outside of Melon Perseus, the cream colour with the dark green stripes is not only unusual, but it also hints you are about to open a parcel and have a unique experience. Inside you find vivid orange flesh, oozing sweet melon juiceu2026and you will have grown this yourself. Melon Perseus is known as a Charentais-type melon which will grow in your garden, either in a greenhouse, or in a sheltered sunny spot. The weight of a fully grown Melon Perseus is a whopping 750g, you can crop into the autumn and because of the selection of rootstock, has a 75% better yield. Should you wish to be adventurous with your home-grown food this yearu2026this is very much for you.
Full Sun
Half Hardy Annual
Cottage Garden Prairie Style planting Container Gardening Contemporary Gardening Small Gardens Kitchen Garden
30cm (12in)
Suitable for Container Moist Soil Drought Tolerant
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How hardy are your plants?

All plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

FH - Fully hardy - will withstand temperatures down to -15 C (5F) and often lower.
H - Hardy - are happy down to at least -5C (23F).
HH - Half hardy - can withstand down to around 0C (32F).
T - Tender - may be damaged by temperatures below 5C (41F)
WT Warm temperate can withstand temperatures between 5-10 C (41-50 F)
ST Sub Tropical are happy in temperatures between 10-15 C (50 59 F)
TR Tropical can withstand temperatures above 15 C (59 F)

Please remember that temperatures can vary significantly within quite a small area, and hardiness can be affected by soil, position and other factors.

If in doubt, please do feel free to give us a call on 01386 562 999.

We offer plants in a range of formats so what you receive varies from plant to plant. The images below show what you will receive for each format.
More information on how to care for each format can be found below.

We deliver to all of our customers within the UK including the Highlands and Islands for just £4.95 per order.

Your order will be confirmed by email and each item ordered will have an individual delivery date. Your items will arrive before the dates given unless Mother Nature lends a hand by providing unseasonable weather. On these rare occasions we would update you by email.

Items may be sent together, individually or a mix of the two depending on the individual delivery dates and our final quality inspection.

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