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Melons from stones
The Globe Berry has a thick root stem that resembles a stone emerging from the ground with a vine growing from it.
The USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map is the standard by which gardeners and growers can determine which plants are most likely to thrive at a location. The map is based on the average annual minimum winter temperature, divided into 10-degree F zones.