Earli-Dew Honeydew Melons. 80 days to harvest. Package contains 10 seeds. Germination: 4 to 8 days at 75 to 85 F. Plant seeds 1 inch deep, 24 inches apart with 4 feet between rows. For shorter growing seasons, the Earli-Dew Hybrid melon is a great choice. These heavy-yielding, green-fleshed melons are very sweet and have a small seed cavity. Plant has vigorous vines and attracts birds, butterflies, and bees. Be careful not to over-water. Fruits get to be about 5-6 inches and 3 pounds.