Her fruits are classic American slicers plus impressive resistance to Powdery Mildew to surround you with abundance all season long. The genius of millennia of indigenous seedkeepers plus Cornell’s public plant breeding, Spacemaster was released, you guessed it, in 1980! And with her delectable disease resistance, she’s more relevant than ever. 40 seeds.
Direct Seed (recommended): Sow 2 seeds every 2’ (thin to 1) with at least 36” between rows after last frost. Trellis for easier harvest, straighter fruits & less disease pressure.
Transplant: Sow indoors 2-3 weeks before last frost in peat pots (plant entire pot) or soil blocks to minimally disturb roots when transplanted with above spacing.
Sowing Date: Soil 70 F, late May – early June
Seed Depth: 1/2 inch
Days to Germination: 3 warm – 10 cool
Days to Maturity: 75
Plant spacing after thinning: 3-4 feet
Height: Full vine