Watermelon (Citrullus lanatus 'Sweet Slice') in the Watermelons Database

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

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Posted by farmerdill (Augusta Georgia - Zone 8a) on Aug 10, 2012 9:08 AM

One of my early trials with seedless watermelons. Productivity is ok, but I did not like the tough texture of the flesh.

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