Sweet Princess Watermelon Seeds
Oval fruits weigh 20 Lbs. (11 kg.) and have light grey-green leaves, darker veins. Pinkish-red flesh is crisp, of good quality, very sweet. You just can't beat the flavor and sweetness of home grown, vine ripened watermelon. Non-genetically engineered seeds.
Culture: Sow seeds in a hill (group) and then thin to the 2 or 3 strongest plants. Planting in hills is a good method for growing as soil hills warm up sooner in spring, but also dry faster in hot weather. Water well. Best in areas with plenty of warm weather.
Harvest:When underside turns from white to yellowish. Also, thump the melon: a dull, hollow sound indicates ripeness.
Nutrition: A source of potassium and phosphorous.
Planting depth: 1" (2.5 cm.)
Seeds per group (hill): 10
Spacing between seeds: 2" (5 cm.)
Spacing of groups (hills): 8' (240 cm.)
Days to germination: 7-14
Thin to plants per group (hill): 2-3
Days to maturity: 85-90