Melon is a crop in Stardew Valley. They can be grown during the Summer and take 12 days to mature. They sell through the shipping container for No Star: 250g, Silver: 312g, Gold: 375g each. This crop has a chance of becoming a giant crop every day if it is placed in a 3x3 pattern and keeps being watered when it's full-grown. It then can be harvested with an axe yielding double quantity.


Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3 Stage 4 Stage 5 Harvest
Melon Stage 1
Melon Stage 2
Melon Stage 3
Melon Stage 4
Melon Stage 5
Melon Stage 6
1 Day 2 Days 3 Days 3 Days 3 Days Total: 12 Days


It heals for

  • 42 Health and 113 Energy with no star
  • 63 Health and 158 Energy with silver star
  • 81 Health and 203 Energy with gold star


The Melon is liked by the villagers.


It is used in the Summer Crops Bundle and the Quality Crops Bundle in the Pantry.


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Summer Crops

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Fall Crops

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Winter Crops

Wild Seeds

Special Crops

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