Watermelon, Crimson Sweet
Item #5219 Citrullus lanatus
|well drained, rich|
|Watermelon, Crimson Sweet, Packet (Qty 1)||$0.99|
|Watermelon, Crimson Sweet, 1 oz. (Qty 1)||$4.99|
|Watermelon, Crimson Sweet, 3 oz. (Qty 1)||$14.49|
The Crimson Sweet Watermelon has firm, fine textured flesh that holds up on vine or shelf. It is brilliant red with few seeds, and is extra sweet. Oval light green with dark stripes grows to 25 pounds. Disease resistant. 1 oz. Plants 25 hills.
Planting guide: Plant after danger of frost in hills 6 to 8 feet apart. Plant seed not over one inch deep 4 to 6 to the hill, pressing soil firmly over them. When plants are well established thin to 2 to each hill. For an earlier harvest, start seeds indoors, 6-8 weeks before last frost, harden off seedlings and transplant.
These items are useful when starting seeds indoors for transplanting:
Jiffy-7 Peat Pellets
Peat Pots, 2 1/4" round
Peat Pots, 3" round
3" square pots
4 1/2" round pots
For protecting your transplants against late, unexpected frosts choose between Hotkaps plant protectors and Wall O' Water plant protectors.
Everything you need to get your plants off to a great start!
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