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Ali Baba Watermelon produces light green oblong melons, 15 to 25 pounds, on vigorous vines. The sweet red flesh has few seeds and the hard rind makes it good for market gardeners and home storage. Great texture, outstanding flavor. Organically grown.
Fruit Watermelon Ali Baba 25 Organic Seeds
Allsweet Watermelon is a long striped melon, with tough rind, firm red flesh. Small seed, 25 to 30 pounds. Keeps well. Excellent shipper.
Fruit Watermelon Allsweet 100 Open Pollinated Seeds
An Amish heirloom, possibly a variant of ‘Sun, Moon, and Stars’ introduced 1920 by Peter Henderson and Co.] 15-25 lb. oblong fruits with large yellow moons and small stars on dark green rinds. Foliage marked with yellow stars. This strain has a smooth, slightly ridged rind. Mottled brown seeds. Sweet, reddish-pink flesh.
Watermelon Amish Moon and Stars 25 Organic Heirloom Seeds
Au Producer watermelon has fruit very similar to Crimson Sweet, a blocky shape, and average fruit of 20 to 22 pounds. Tests show a higher sugar content and better flesh color than Crimson Sweet. Small seeds are dark brown. Plants are tolerant to Fusarium Wilt, Downy Mildew and Anthracnose Race 1, and Anthracnose Race 2. Very high yields, excellent quality.
Fruit Watermelon Au-Producer 100 Open Pollinated Seeds
Big Stripe Watermelon produces a large, oblong stripe averaging up to 30 pounds. The rind has a light green background with darker green stripes and holds color well. High yield potential. Strong vigorous plants providing good cover for fruit. Flesh is red and sweet.
Fruit Watermelon Big Stripe 25 Hybrid Seeds
Black Diamond Watermelon is one of the truly great watermelon varieties for both home gardeners and market growers. The rind of the fruit is a striated green, and the flesh is a delicious red. Black diamond routinely produces watermelons in the 50 pound range, but some can grow as large as 75 pounds!
We highly recommend Black Diamond to rookie and veteran gardeners alike. Watermelons grow best in warm weather and sandy soils. Make sure their trailing vines have plenty of space and let your melons enjoy the warm summer sun for delicious, sweet harvests!
Ready to harvest in 85 days
Watermelon Black Diamond 50 Heirloom Seeds
Small-fruited, earliest of all. Blacktail Watermelon is an excellent small, fast maturing, highly productive watermelon that can be successfully grown in cool short season areas or southern hot, humid, areas. Round 9 in. fruits have a dark green rind with small brown seeds. Orange-red flesh has sweet, rich flavor. When harvested just under-ripe, melons will ripen in storage and keep up to 2 months.
Watermelon Blacktail 25 Organic Seeds
Charlene is a blocky Charleston Gray type watermelon with seed the size of Charleston Gray. It has a red sweet flesh. The fruit averages 22-25 lbs. It has a tough rind for excellent shipping qualities and is tolerant to Fusarium wilt. It is very productive and produces high percentage of uniform size and shaped fruit.
Watermelon Charlene 25 Hybrid Seeds
The Charleston Gray is a long melon with light green rind. The fine red flesh has a firm texture and a sweet flavor. Average size 22 to 30 pounds. Large seeds are brownish black. The hard thin rind makes an excellent shipper. The uniform size melons are tolerant to sunburn. Long bearing vigorous vines.
Watermelon Charleston Gray 100 Heirloom Seeds
Crimson Sweet Watermelon has open pollinated seeds. Standard shipper. Dark and light green-striped, 10" x 12", blocky, oval fruits weigh in at 15-25 lb. Sweet red flesh. Avg. 1-2 fruits/plant.
Watermelon Crimson Sweet 100 Heirloom Seeds
Crispy Critter Watermelon is a new hybrid is uniquely different as it averages 7 to 10 pounds. Extremely firm red flesh and crunchy inside. This melon has a long shelf life and small seeds. Excellent shipper. Tolerant to fusarium wilt.
Watermelon Crispy Critter 25 Hybrid Seeds
Unique shape, size, and rind color. Oblong, 5-7 lb. fruits attract attention at market. Dark-green skin, bright-red flesh, thin rind, and very sweet flavor. An excellent mini companion to Little Baby Flower or Sorbet. Widely adapted, with reliable performance in the Northern US.
Watermelon Dark Belle 25 Hybrid Seeds
This watermelon was named the Desert King because we consider it the most drought tolerant variety we have for dry land desert like conditions.
Once the plants are out of the ground they go right on growing. It is round to slightly oblong. Its rind is a light pea green color.
The flesh is deep rich yellow with grayish black seeds. It is very sweet and tender. Its rind is medium thin and tough enough to stand hauling well. It is a medium late variety, coming along in about 85 days after the planting.
It has the ability to lie on the vine a month or so after ripening and still hold its good qualities and remain free from sunburn.
Watermelon Desert King 100 Heirloom Seeds
The Desert Storm watermelon with the fresher look is ready in 80-85 days. Desert Storm is early, very uniform, high yielding watermelon very similar to Patriot except it has a darker rind color and we believe this color will allow a fresher look.
The fruit are medium green with a darker green stripe.
The shape is oblong and it has a tough rind making it very suitable for shipping. The flesh is red, crisp and sweet with small mottled brown seed.
Watermelon Desert Storm 50 Hybrid Seeds
Very sweet reddish-pink flesh with small seeds. 10- 20 lb. round green melons. Needs a fair amount of room to grow, but not as aggressive as melons that bear larger fruit.
Watermelon Katanya 25 Heirloom Seeds
This elongated Moon and Stars has a large yellow moon and a dark green rind, speckled with bright yellow pinpoint stars (resembling the Milky Way). Selected especially for color and flavor, this variety has the largest moons and best flavor of its class. Productive vines bear heavily, producing 20-30 lb fruits with bright red, delicious flesh.
Watermelon Moon and Stars Long Milky Way 25 Organic Seeds
New Orchid Watermelon has sweet, bright orange flesh. Beautiful appearance inside and out. New Orchid's outstanding, sherbet-like taste makes it a real people pleaser.
The fruits are a medium large "icebox" size, avg. 7-9 lb., and oval-round. The skin has dark green, high-contrast stripes; similar to Sunshine in appearance, only somewhat larger. Avg. 1-2 fruits/plant.
Fruit Watermelon New Orchid 25 Hybrid Seeds
Orangeglo is a beautiful melon with very crisp, sweet and tropical orange flesh. Good yields of large melons with dark green stripes, a thin outer shell, and orange flesh with sugary, bright tropical flavor. A clear winner in our orange watermelon taste tests! Seeds are white at maturity. Thin rinds; handle with care. Resists splitting · 20-25 lbs (Citrullus lanatus)
Watermelon Orangeglo 25 Heirloom Seeds
Peacock Watermelon Seeds give you maximum production. These tasty watermelons produce a refreshing, absolutely delicious fruit; their high water content makes them a perfect candidate for watermelon juice or smoothies! Sunshine loving Peacock Watermelons prefer light (sandy) and medium (loamy), well-drained soils, and they can tolerate drought.
Ready to harvest in 88 days
Watermelon Peacock 50 Heirloom Seeds
Festival type. Round, 8" diameter fruits weighing 10-12 lb. Deep green with highly contrasting black stripes. Red flesh has excellent flavor with crisp texture.
Watermelon Starlight 25 Hybrid Seeds
1923. A commercial bestseller from the ‘30s and ’40s - thanks to grower Rodger Winn for bringing back this old Southern favorite. Slightly oval 30 lb fruits with a dark green rind and sweet, juicy red flesh. Thick, split-resistant rind makes it great for shipping and storage.
Watermelon Stone Mountain 25 Organic Heirloom Seeds
Selected from a FL heirloom by Walt Childs. Strawberry-red flesh ripens to within ½ in. of the rind. Delicate texture and outstanding flavor, one of the best we offer. Long melons (8 x 20 in.), 15-25 lbs, dark green rind with darker green stripes, white seeds. Very good disease resistance.
Watermelon Strawberry 25 Organic Heirloom Seeds
Sugar Baby Watermelon is the standard of small watermelons. Round fruits, 6-8" in diameter,
averaging 8-10 lb. Ripe melons are almost black. Good flavor. Tough
rinds resist cracking. The standard of "icebox" melons for many years.
Blooms in 76 days
Watermelon Sugar Baby 25 Open Pollinated Seeds
Sweet Favorite is the best oblong watermelon for northern, cool areas. Bright green rind with darker stripes. Avg. 10 to 12 pounds up north, larger farther south. Ripens much earlier than others of the oval-oblong, striped type and yields well. Bright red, sweet flesh. Resistant to anthracnose and fusarium. 1978 All-America Selections winner. Avg. 1 to 2 fruits per plant.
Watermelon Sweet Favorite 25 Hybrid Seeds
High yields of 3-10 lb icebox-size melons. Creamy white flesh is crisp with a fresh, sweet taste. Green rind with darker green stripes, this unique white fleshed melon will be a hit at farmers markets or on the picnic table
Fruit Watermelon White Wonder 25 Organic Heirloom Seeds
Its name doesn't lie. Tendersweet Orange Watermelons produce lovely oblong fruit with stunningly beautiful and incredibly delicious orange flesh. But Tendersweet Orange is more than a novelty; in our opinion we feel it can hold its own in a taste test with any more conventional watermelon. We highly recommend this one! Watermelons grow best in warm weather and sandy soils. Make sure their trailing vines have plenty of space and let your melons enjoy the warm summer sun for delicious, sweet harvests!
Ready to harvest in 90 days
Watermelon Tendersweet Orange 25 Organic Seeds
A great tasting and aromatic beauty at just 6-10 pounds, Yellow Petite Watermelon is the perfect size for small gardens. Referred to as an "Icebox" watermelon, it fits nicely into your fridge for summertime snacking. Best suited for shorter growing seasons, Yellow Petite matures in just over 2 months!
Ready to harvest in 70 days
Watermelon Yellow Petite 25 Heirloom Seeds
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