Pike Melon

Pike Melon

Regular price $2.75 $0.00 Unit price per
  • Open pollinated. Organic. 75 Days. Heirloom Bred in Monmouth Oregon by Aaron Pike in the 1930’s.
  • It is the result of a cross between Spear Melon and Hearts of Gold, this melon was selected to grow in heavy dry clay soil. 
  • Said to produce a three pound melon on dry clay soil and a six pound melon when irrigated. 
  • Our seed crop was irrigated and the melons were large, sweetly luscious and fragrant. Heavily netted melons, vigorous plants. 
  • Grow these and bite into a bit of Oregon history. Melons are too tender for shipping or long term storage.