Golden Midget Watermelon (Citrullus lanatus) are personal-sized, weighing in at 3-5 pounds each with sweet, salmon-colored flesh.
Direct sow 2 weeks after threat of frost has passed, or start indoors 1-2 weeks before last frost. Plant in full sun, and mulch in between the plants if possible. Watermelons enjoy hot temperatures and need only moderate water to set fruit. In fact, fruit are sweetest in dry seasons. Harvest when ripe to eat immediately, or when not quite ripe for storing up to 2 months.
Grown in Oregon.
Planting Guide included. Ships in padded envelope.
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