Watermelon, Dixie Queen
Item #6762 Citrullus lanatus
|Watermelon, Dixie Queen, Packet (Qty 1)||$1.19|
|Watermelon, Dixie Queen, Jumbo Pkt. (Qty 1)||$2.89|
|Watermelon, Dixie Queen, 1/2 oz. (Qty 1)||$4.99|
Flesh is rich red, firm, crisp and exceptionally sweet. Melons average 40 pounds! Mature in 75 days. 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. Seed can also be started indoors for an earlier harvest.
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!