Watermelon - Organic Allsweet
The Allsweet Watermelon are perfect to take to the beach. These large, striped melons weigh about 25-28 pounds and are packed with very sweet flesh high in vitamins A, B, and C. It's a main season favorite with melons that are 17-19 inches long and 7 inches in diameter.
- FM USDA Certified Organic Seeds 2.7 g packet
Growing Info: 95-100 days to mature after germination. Start seeds indoors 4 weeks before transplanting outdoors. Take care not to disturb the roots when transplanting. Or, sow 6 seeds over a hill 9-12 inches tall and 2 feet across. When plants are 3 inches tall, thin by cutting to 3 plants per hill. Use a balanced fertilizer to increase yield.
Suggestions: Choose a site with good drainage, good air circulation, and full sun. Ready to harvest when the skin on the underside turns yellow and when a thump with knuckles produces a hollow sound.
Health Benefits: Watermelon helps to keep you hydrated as it is 92% water. It also contains nutrients and beneficial compounds including Vitamin C, Vitamin A, Potassium, Magnesium and vitamins B1, B5, & B6.
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