Watermelon Super Sweet

Botanical Name: Citrullus lanatus

50 Seeds
Availability: In stock

An exceptionally sweet variety that produces crisp deep red flesh that is almost seedless. Fruits are large and oblong with attractive striped rinds. Vigorous and fast growing these are an ideal fruit to grow for Summer. Delicious in mixed fruit salads or eaten fresh out of the garden. 

Product Specifications
How To Grow

Sow 12mm (1/2in) deep in clumps 50cm (20in) apart. Ensure rows are spaced 100cm (40in) apart. Cover with a layer of soil or compost and firm gently. Keep soil moist and warm. Seedlings appear in 6-10 days.

Thin to the two strongest seedlings. To encourage side shoots, pinch the growing tip out at the 5-6 leaf stage. Keep well-watered and fertilised.

When To Plant Early Spring to Summer
Harvest 12-14 weeks
When to Sow/Plant Spring, Summer
Soil Type fertile, sunny position

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