90 Days. Delicious, unique variety! The Banana Cantaloupe has a delicious flavor and aroma; this unusual melon grows 18-24 inches long, somewhat resembling a huge banana in shape. Flesh is rich salmon color, exceptionally sweet, spicy and delicious. Plant after danger of frost in hills 4 to 6 feet apart. Plant seed not over 1/2 inch deep 4 to 6 to the hill, pressing soil firmly over them. When plants are well established thin to 3 to each hill.