Watermelon

There is a 2 packet maximum on all watermelon varieties.

Please refer to Watermelon Cultural Notes for growing information.

Packet: 1-3 g (20-60 seeds, average 39 seeds).




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Ali Baba WATERMELON 3 g

Ali Baba WATERMELON 3 g

90 days. [Iraqi heirloom] Light green oblong melons, 15-25 lbs, 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. Pkt (3 g)
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Amish Moon And Stars WATERMELON 3 g

Amish Moon And Stars WATERMELON 3 g

[Re-introduced 1987 by SESE. This Amish heirloom is possibly a variant of 'Sun, Moon, and Stars' introduced by Peter Henderson and Co. in 1920] Fruits have large yellow moons and small stars on a dark green oblong rind. Foliage is covered with yellow stars. This strain has a smooth, slightly...
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Blacktail Mountain WATERMELON 1 g

Blacktail Mountain WATERMELON 1 g

73 days. [1977, developed by Glenn Drowns] Small-fruited, earliest of all. An excellent small, fast maturing, highly productive watermelon that can be successfully grown in cool short season areas or southern hot, humid, areas. The earliest of 114 varieties that Glenn Drowns grew in 1994. Round 9...
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Crimson Sweet WATERMELON 3 g

Crimson Sweet WATERMELON 3 g

85 days. [Introduced 1964.] Medium-sized, striped melon with tolerance to anthracnose (race 1 and 3) and Fusarium (race l and 2). Melons are typically l0" x 12", weighing in the range of 23 to 27 lbs. Requires more space but has advantage of disease tolerance where disease is a problem. A...
$2.35

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Crimson Sweet, Virginia Select WATERMELON 3 g

Crimson Sweet, Virginia Select WATERMELON 3 g

It's hard to improve on Crimson Sweet's vigor and great flavor, but Pam Dawling is at it! Since 2001, she's been saving this locally adapted strain, selecting for large, early melons with good flavor and healthy foliage. Pkt. Limit 2 packets.
$2.50

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Early Moonbeam WATERMELON, YELLOW 2 g

Early Moonbeam WATERMELON, YELLOW 2 g

Small crop, now sold out for 2014 76 days. [Alan Kapuler] Sweet, crisp yellow icebox melon, 5-8 lbs. Thin, light green rind. Short vines make this a great melon for small gardens. Pkt (2g, 38 seeds)
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Golden Midget WATERMELON 2g

Golden Midget WATERMELON 2g

We got an off-type from our supplier - large and not golden. We are offering refunds to customers who have purchased this variety. We expect that next year we will have real Golden Midget available. 72 days [1959] Early, small 3-lb. melons with salmon-red flesh...
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Katanya WATERMELON 2 g

Katanya WATERMELON 2 g

85-90 days [Russian heirloom] Produces lots of 10-20 lb round green melons. Reddish-pink flesh is very sweet with small seeds. Needs a fair amount of room to grow, but isn't as aggressive as melons that bear larger fruit.
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Moon and Stars, Long Milky Way WATERMELON 3 g

Moon and Stars, Long Milky Way WATERMELON 3 g

95 days. [Developed by breeder Glenn Drowns. Introduced 1992 by SESE.] This elongated version of 'Moon and Stars' has a large yellow moon and a dark green rind, speckled with bright yellow pinpoint stars (resembling a panorama of the Milky Way). Selected especially for color and flavor this...
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Moon and Stars, Yellow Fleshed WATERMELON 3 g

Moon and Stars, Yellow Fleshed WATERMELON 3 g

[Early 1900 family heirloom from Georgia. Introduced 1987 by SESE. Years ago, a melon of this description was routinely shipped from Bermuda to some southern states around Christmas time.] This rare white-seeded, yellow-fleshed variety has good flavor though it is not quite as sweet as other...
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North Star (Planet and Stars) WATERMELON 3 g

North Star (Planet and Stars) WATERMELON 3 g

100 days This white-seeded "Moon and Stars" selection from grower Merlyn Niedens is an excellent producer. Large melons with sweet pink flesh and dark green rind covered with small dots and speckles can weigh in at up to 40 pounds. Perfect for family get-togethers and summer picnics.
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OrangeGlo WATERMELON 3 g

OrangeGlo WATERMELON 3 g

Small crop, now sold out for 2014 85 days. One of the best orange-flesh watermelons. Solid deep orange flesh that is very crisp, very sweet, and very flavorful. Vigorous plant produces heavy yields of 25-lb melons with light and dark green stripes.

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Quetzali PVP WATERMELON 2 g

Quetzali PVP WATERMELON 2 g

83 days. This new watermelon topped our 1999 taste trials. The fruits have a pleasing texture and are very sweet. The rind is unusually thick, so loss to splitting tends to be low. Fruits are covered with alternating dark and light green stripes. Produces small (7 to 13 lb.) fruits. Pkt. (2...
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Scaly Bark WATERMELON 3 g

Scaly Bark WATERMELON 3 g

90 days. [1881, Peter Henderson Co.] Unusual blue-green mottled skin has a rough look like that of tree bark, and the rind is also as tough as bark; in Peter HendersonÂ’s book Gardening for Profit, he enthused, "in 1884, a specimen of this variety left in our office stood a pressure of 1250...
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Stone Mountain WATERMELON 3 g

Stone Mountain WATERMELON 3 g

Now sold out for 2014 [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...
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Strawberry WATERMELON 3 g

Strawberry WATERMELON 3 g

Small crop, now sold out for 2014 85 days. [Selected from a FL heirloom by Walt Childs, introduced 1989 by SESE.] Strawberry-red flesh ripens to within 1/2 in. of the rind. Delicate texture and outstanding flavor, one of the best we offer. Long melons (8 x 20...
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Sugar Baby WATERMELON 2 g

Sugar Baby WATERMELON 2 g

77 days. Space saving variety. [Introduced 1959.] Produces icebox-sized, 6 to 8" melons with a hard rind which turns green-black when ripe. Handles drought well. Fruits range from 6 to 10 lbs. with red flesh and small seeds. 'Sugar Baby' is a consistently reliable and widely adapted icebox...
$2.35

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White Wonder WATERMELON 2 g

White Wonder WATERMELON 2 g

80 days. [Rare today, white-fleshed melons were common in the 1800s.] This rare variety produces a good crop of 3-10 lb icebox-size melons. Creamy white flesh is crisp with a fresh sweet taste. Green with darker green stripes this unique white fleshed melon will be a hit at farmers market or on...
$2.50

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Wilson Sweet WATERMELON 3 g

Wilson Sweet WATERMELON 3 g

85 days. The sweet red flesh and crisp juicy texture of this melon draws comments like "the best melon I ever tasted." The unusual green mottled rind protects from sun scald. Thanks to Sand Hill Preservation Center and grower Merlyn Niedens for saving this excellent melon from near extinction. Try...
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