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Botanical name - Citrullus lanatus
Large oblong fruits. Strong, striped green rind. Delicious sweet red flesh. Very few seeds
We hope you enjoy these vegetable seeds, just another great example of vegetable seeds from Mr Fothergill’s!
How To Grow
Sow 4 or 5 seeds 12mm (½”) deep in clumps 50cm (20”) apart. Thin to strongest two seedlings per position. Pinch out growing tips at 5-6 leaf stage to encourage side shoots. Keep well watered and prepare soil with organic matter and fertiliser. Seedlings emerge 6-10 days.
When To Plant
Spring to Summer
Our Seed Guarantee
If you are not completely satisfied with these seeds Mr. Fothergill's will gladly replace them for free. Performance subject to growing conditions.