ambrosia hybrid cantlelope

Asked March 18, 2015, 1:02 PM EDT

Can I save the seed from the ambrosia hybrid cantlelope and replant them? Also I am having trouble finding seed for the hybrid ambrosia cantelope. Do you know where I can buy these seed?

Madison County Alabama

1 Response

If you save seed from a hybrid the seed is not true to type. This means that seed saved from this year’s crop and planted next year will not be uniform in appearance or identical to the mother plants. Therefore, hybrid seed must be
purchased each year.
See the attached link for some sources for the ambrosia cantalope and check other online sources http://www.pickacarrot.com/search?utf8=%E2%9C%93&q=ambrosia+cantalope
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