PlantsWatermelons→Watermelon (Citrullus lanatus 'Golden Midget')

Also sold as:
New Hampshire Golden Midget

Vegetables
Year Introduced: 1959
Country of Origin: USA
Hybridizer or Originator: Bred by Elwyn Meader and Albert Yaeger

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Flower Color: Yellow
Uses: Vegetable
Edible Parts: Fruit
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Can handle transplanting
Pollinators: Various insects
Parentage: New Hampshire Midget x Pumpkin Rind

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