top
Shop our warehouse clearance and save up to 83% off! Shop Now!

Melon, Early Silverline

HEIRLOOM. A small delicious gourmet melon rarely found in markets.
Unique, elongated oriental melon. White, crisp flesh sweet and fragrant. Yellow skin lined with silvery furrows, so thin it can be peeled like an apple. GARDEN HINTS: For early fruiting and to overcome a short growing season, start seeds in a warm, well-lighted indoor area 3 to 4 weeks before last spring frost. Before transfer to garden, accustom plants to outdoor conditions by moving to a sheltered area outside for a week. Grow on plastic mulch to control weeds, conserve soil moisture and protect fruit by keeping it off the ground.

Product Details

Fruit Weight: 1-2  pounds

Days to Maturity: 76  days

Sun: Full Sun 

Height: 15-18  inches

Sowing Method: Direct Sow/Indoor Sow 

Spread: 3-6  feet

Zone:

Buy This Product
Item # Order Quantity Price
62869A
1 Pkt.
(30 seeds)
$3.95
Picture Early Silverline Melon

More Views

SHARE:

E-mail Facebook Twitter

We also suggest these gardening products and ideas.

Buy This Product Quantity
97068 - One 24 oz. Bottle
$15.95
Growing Info

How To Direct Sow Seeds  3:40

Learn how to direct sow seeds from Burpee's expert horticulturist.
read more...

Raised Beds  

If you're planning to a vegetable garden, the best place to plant may not be in the ground. It may be above ground.


read more...

Planting ID Tags  1:01

See how easy it is to mark your rows and plants using actual seed packets.
read more...
Customers Also Bought

Burpees Early Hybrid Crenshaw Melon Vegetables 1 Pkt. (30 seeds) 51904A

First Crenshaw melon early enough to grow in the North. more info

Product Details

Sun: Full Sun 

Spread: 3-6 feet 

Height: 15-18 inches 

Buy This Product
Item # Order QTY Price
51904A 1 Pkt.
(30 seeds)
$4.95
Sale Price $2.49 Save 50%

Silver Light Hybrid Melon Vegetables 1 Pkt. (30 seeds) 69395A

Personal-size melon features creamy, sweet flesh. more info

Product Details

Spread: 7 feet 

Height: 12 inches 

Thinning: 6 feet 

Buy This Product
Item # Order QTY Price
69395A 1 Pkt.
(30 seeds)
$5.95

Venus Hybrid (Honey Dew) Melon Vegetables 1 Pkt. (30 seeds) 50328A

Ideal for short-season areas. Very productive. more info

Product Details

Sun: Full Sun 

Spread: 3-6 feet 

Height: 15-18 inches 

Buy This Product
Item # Order QTY Price
50328A 1 Pkt.
(30 seeds)
$5.25

Creme De La Creme Hybrid Melon Vegetables 1 Pkt. (30 seeds) 56481A

The melon skin is orange-yellow and lightly netted. Inside, the fruit is creamy white. more info

Product Details

Sun: Full Sun 

Spread: 3-6 feet 

Height: 15-18 inches 

Buy This Product
Item # Order QTY Price
56481A 1 Pkt.
(30 seeds)
$4.95

Cantaloupe, Armenian Sunrise Hybrid Melon Vegetables 1 Pkt. (30 Seeds) 65265A

Sweet and juicy bright orange flesh. more info

Product Details

Spread: 48 inches 

Height: 12 inches 

Thinning: 48 inches 

Buy This Product
Item # Order QTY Price
65265A 1 Pkt.
(30 Seeds)
$3.95
You might also be interested in

Melon and Squash Cradle Gardening Accessories 6 Melon & Squash Cradles 99821

Grow perfect blemish-free melons and squash more info

Buy This Product
Item # Order QTY Price
99821 6 Melon & Squash Cradles $24.95
Buy 2 for $44.95

Twice As Nice Melon Vegetables 1 Pkt. (15 seeds) 67240A

A new melon that leaves no doubt when to harvest! more info

Product Details

Sun: Full Sun 

Spread: 3-6 feet 

Height: 15-18 inches 

Buy This Product
Item # Order QTY Price
67240A 1 Pkt.
(15 seeds)
$5.25
Sale Price $2.49 Now 53% Off!

Canary, Spanish Sun Hybrid Melon Vegetables 1 Pkt. (30 Seeds) 62165A

Crisp, firm and delicious with pale green flesh. more info

Product Details

Spread: 48 inches 

Height: 12 inches 

Thinning: 48 inches 

Buy This Product
Item # Order QTY Price
62165A 1 Pkt.
(30 Seeds)
$4.95

Bodacious Hybrid Melon Vegetables 1 Pkt. (25 seeds) 63250A

Gourmet oriental sweet melon with sweet, succulent flesh. more info

Product Details

Spread: 6-7 feet 

Height: 8-10 inches 

Thinning: 5 feet 

Buy This Product
Item # Order QTY Price
63250A 1 Pkt.
(25 seeds)
$5.95
Sale Price $2.99 Save 50%

Minnesota Midget Melon Heirloom Melons 1 Pkt. (30 Seeds) 62145A

Early arriving heirloom melon with delicious meaty golden flesh. more info

Product Details

Days to Maturity: 60-80 days 

Sowing Method: Direct Sow 

Buy This Product
Item # Order QTY Price
62145A 1 Pkt.
(30 Seeds)
$3.95