About- Large 13 pound sugar baby type watermelon, noteworthy for its knockout flavor, crisp texture, and juiciness. Its dark, thin exterior is glossy, and its flesh is a rich, dark red.
When and Where to Plant- Start seed indoors 2-3 weeks before the last frost or direct seed after danger of frost is past. Prefers full sun and well-draining soil. Soil temperature should be above 70°F.
Care and Harvest- Watch for fungal issues and utilize fungicide when necessary. Water frequently, consistent moisture will increase fruit set and size. Harvest by cleanly cutting the stem, when the tendril nearest to the fruit completely dries.
Planting Depth- 1"
Seed Spacing- 12-18"
Spacing Between Rows- 60-84"
Days to Germination- 7-10
Plant Spacing- 24"
Days to Maturity- 75
Approximate Seeds per Pkt- 8-10