cantaloupe won't fruit

broncos7(9)September 9, 2012

why aren't my cantaloupe fruiting is it to hot right now. the plant is full grown and looks healthy. It is flowering just fine but bulbs aren't growing.

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tomatofreak(Z9 Phx USA)

It's too late for mine, but they did the same thing earlier in spring: Grew beautiful vines, bloomed ... and died. Have you tried hand-pollinating the blooms? Might work, might not, but sounds like you have nothing to lose.

    Bookmark   September 9, 2012 at 2:56PM
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bucks(9 Arizona)

Too hot right now. You are correct!

    Bookmark   September 14, 2012 at 7:20PM
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