#1   Report Post  
Old 05-04-2003, 06:34 AM
zane z mckay
 
Posts: n/a
Default when to pick

could some one please tell ,when can i tell when rock melons are ripe to
pick ?



  #2   Report Post  
Old 05-04-2003, 06:34 AM
len brauer
 
Posts: n/a
Default when to pick

g'day zane,

mine are usually yellowing in colour and they come away from the stem
of the vine easily when you pick up the fruit and put a little
pressure on the vine joining the fruit. mostly i have found that they
are usually going to be ready in the morning for picking eaten after
chilling in the fridge great stuff and sweet.

len


snipped
--
happy gardening
'it works for me it could work for you,'

"in the end ya' gotta do what ya' gotta do" but consider others and the environment
http://hub.dataline.net.au/~gardnlen/


Reply
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules

Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Quick Pick Pink Eye Purple Hull Pea Seeds Dennis Parker Edible Gardening 2 11-07-2008 11:54 PM
Passion Fruit - When to pick jo United Kingdom 25 22-09-2003 03:08 AM
got gooseberry plant, but when to pick certos United Kingdom 13 10-07-2003 04:06 PM
When to Pick Tamarrillos LTM Australia 3 05-04-2003 06:35 AM
When are they ready to pick? Paul Australia 2 05-04-2003 06:33 AM


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 01:07 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2004-2019 GardenBanter.co.uk.
The comments are property of their posters.
 

About Us

"It's about Gardening"

 

Copyright © 2017