Watermelon – Crimson Sweet – Citrullus lanatus
Tender Annual Heirloom. Crimson Sweet has a tough, medium-thick, light-green rind with small, dark-green stripes. Its shape is blocky at 12″ by 10″ and weighing up to 25 pounds. Its bright, deep-red flesh is high in sugar content and has few, small seeds. It was an All-American Selections winner in 1964.
Did You Know? Watermelon is low in calories and is very nutritious. It is high in lycopene, second only to tomatoes!
Soil Temperature: 75-95°F
Planting Depth: 1/2″
Germination: 3-9 Days
Height At Maturity: 18″-24″
Days To Maturity: 88 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 4′-6′
Approx Seeds per 1/4 Pound: 2,554 Seeds
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