Watermelon Sweet Yellow
Watermelon Mountain Sweet Yellow Vegetable Seeds
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Watermelon Mountain Sweet Yellow Vegetable Seeds

$24.99$69.99

  • Sweet, juicy, refreshing flavour.
  • High yield variety.
  • Vigorous growth.
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Watermelon ‘Mountain Sweet Yellow’ Seeds

Botanical name: Citrullus lanatus

‘Mountain Sweet Yellow’ is an heirloom variety from the US producing oblong fruits with a dark green skin striped with light green. It weighs between 6 – 8 kg and yields well. The flesh is a rich yellow, juicy, sweet and tender with small black seeds. It does well in cooler areas but fruit is larger when grown in hot areas.

Plant Type: Annual rambling vine

Plant Height: 45 cm

Sow When:

  • Temperate Subtropical: Oct – Nov, after all danger of frost; Sept – Nov after all danger of frost; April – July
  • Tropical: Oct – Nov, after all danger of frost; Sept – Nov after all danger of frost; April – July

Germination:

    • Depth: 1.5 – 2 cm deep
  • Position: Full sun
  • Sow Where: Directly where it is to grow
  • Soil Type: Fertile, well-drained, pH 6 – 6.5

Rows: 2 m apart

Spacing: 1 m between plants on raised mounds

Details: Slide a board or a piece of cardboard under fruit to reduce contact with the soil

Harvest: 90 – 100 days: harvest when the tendril closest to the fruit stem is dry and brown, and the underside of the fruit has changed to a yellow colour

Additional information

Weight N/A
Size

Packet, 25 grams, 100 grams

Product Specifications

  • No chemical treatment.
  • Non GMO.
  • Heirloom & open-pollinated.
  • Botanical name: Citrullus lanatus.
  • Seeds per gram: 10 – 20.
  • We do not ship to Tasmania due to quarantine restrictions.