Watermelons - Knowledgebase Question

New Albany, In
Question by Curtvonallme
May 27, 2009
Every year i try to grow them but they split open and rot, what is the best way to make sure they make it!


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Answer from NGA
May 27, 2009

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Melons often split if there are large fluctuations in soil moisture content, either through irrigation or rainfall. Try to keep the soil evenly moist and be sure to mulch over the soil surface to help slow evaporation. Best wishes with your melons!

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