Melon Seeds - Edisto 47

Melon Seeds - Edisto 47

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $11.59
1/4 Pound $26.29 ($6.57/ounce) 43% Savings
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  • Disease resistant and well adapted to hot, humid climates
  • Strong producer
  • Wonderful, juicy taste
  • Prefers full sun exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size Up to 5 pounds
Growth Habit Climbing

Flavor Profile Sweet; Tropical; Smooth Texture; Hints of Honey & Apricot
Plant Characteristics Fast Growing
Use Culinary, Trellis Garden
Growing Conditions Greenhouse, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Microgreens

About Melon Seeds - Edisto 47

Cucumis melo

Seed Type Heirloom Seed

Edisto 47 is another classic cantaloupe that produces mildly sweet flavor and strong yields. The Edisto 47 will grow just about anywhere, but is best suited for warmer and more humid climates.

Planting Information

Planting Melon Seeds - Edisto 47

Planting Season Warm Season
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1 inch
Plant Spacing 2 to 3 feet
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 60 to 90 days
View our Melon Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count
Packet 39
1 Ounce 1,100
1/4 Pound 4,400

Companions Plants

Companion Plants for Melon Seeds - Edisto 47