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Edisto 47 Melon

Edisto 47 Melon

Edisto 47 was released in 1964 by Dr. Morris C. Hughes of Clemson Edisto Experiment Station in Blackville, South Carolina. Edison 47 melons are mildly sweet, have superior disease resistance, and outperform other varieties in high heat and humidity. This prolific heirloom variety produces 3 - 5 pound melons.


Melons are a rich source of potassium, vitamin A, and vitamin C, as well as potassium and fiber.


Melons need good pollination to ensure that you have ample fruit set. Plant with lots of herbs and flowers to bring in pollinators.


Starter will be in a 4" reusable nursery pot.

  • Pick Up Info

    Shipping is not available for live plants.

    We will keep your plants thriving until right before it's time for you to plant them in your garden.  Orders will be ready to pick up at our farm in Greenwood Springs, Mississippi, March-May. 

    Orders over $200 can be scheduled for free, front-door delivery to Monroe County, MS. customers.  We'll also have a few delivery drops in North Columbus and Tupelo and are happy to meet customers with any order size at our drop locations.

Ready to pick up in March - May
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