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Citrullus lanatus. Organic Crimson Sweet Watermelons are non-GMO seeds that add extra sweet flavor to your summer garden! These fresh watermelon seeds are warm annuals that have a shorter growing season and produce vines that can spread 10’ long. Crimson Sweet Watermelons that are organic make an exceptional seed variety that take on bright ruby-red flesh and an oblong-shaped exterior. Crimson Sweet are known to be the heirloom plants of watermelons. Not only is this seed variety durable during the hot weather, Organic Crimson Sweet watermelons are hardy when it comes to being more resistant to disease.Whether you’re a new or seasoned gardener, all you need is the summer heat, fertile soil and plenty of water to grow Organic Crimson Sweet Watermelons successfully.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eGrowing Organic Crimson Sweet Watermelon Garden Seeds\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLatin Name:\u003c\/strong\u003e Citrullus lanatus\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eVariety:\u003c\/strong\u003e “Crimson Sweet”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eOther Names:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eWatermelon Days to Maturity:\u003c\/strong\u003e 80-90 days\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHardiness Zones:\u003c\/strong\u003e 3-9\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cstrong\u003ePlanting Depth:\u003cstrong\u003e ½\"\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 3-4’\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eRow Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 5-6’\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eGrowth Habit:\u003c\/strong\u003e Spreading-vine\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSoil Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Fertile, sandy and well-drained with soil pH 6.0-7.0\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTemp Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Warm to hot\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLight Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Full sun\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePests\/diseases:\u003c\/strong\u003e Cucumber beetles, melon aphids and powdery mildew\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eColor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Dark-green striped exterior with dark-red fruit\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eFlavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Juicy, sweet and sugary with hints of cucumber\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eSowing \u0026amp; Growing:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eDirect-sow Organic Sweet Crimson Watermelon seeds in late spring or early summer, so long as the threat of frost has passed in your region. These warm season watermelons do best in a temperature range of 70-95℉ and prefer full sun. Plant Crimson Sweet seeds ½” deep 3-4’ apart in raised hills and with 5-6’ spaced in between rows. Germination will take 3-9 days. The hot summer conditions will sweeten watermelon plants and will need to be watered regularly until they go to fruit. This organic seed variety prefers soil that is loamy and rich in compost with a pH level of 6.0-7.0.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHarvesting:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eOrganic Sweet Crimson Watermelon seeds will be ready for harvest around 88 days from the sowing date. Harvest ripe watermelon by cutting the stem near the base of the fruit with gardening shears. Handle Crimson Sweet Watermelon plants with care, as their vines are tender.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eFacts:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eAll watermelon plants reside in the cucurbita family and are native to the Western and Southern regions of Africa. The Citrullus lanatus variety came from a horticulturalist named Charlie Hall in 1963.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eSeeds Per Package:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 oz - Approximately 420 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e4 oz - Approximately 1,680 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 lb - Approximately 6,720 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e5 lbs - Approximately 33,600 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e25 lbs - Approximately 168,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e"}
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80-90 days. Citrullus lanatus. Organic Crimson Sweet Watermelons are non-GMO seeds that add extra sweet flavor to your summer garden! These fresh watermelon seeds are warm annuals that have a shorter growing season and produce vines that can spread 10’ long. Crimson Sweet Watermelons that are organic make an exceptional seed variety that take on bright ruby-red flesh and an oblong-shaped exterior. Crimson Sweet are known to be the heirloom plants of watermelons. Not only is this seed variety durable during the hot weather, Organic Crimson Sweet watermelons are hardy when it comes to being more resistant to disease.Whether you’re a new or seasoned gardener, all you need is the summer heat, fertile soil and plenty of water to grow Organic Crimson Sweet Watermelons successfully.

Growing Organic Crimson Sweet Watermelon Garden Seeds

  • Latin Name: Citrullus lanatus
  • Variety: “Crimson Sweet”
  • Other Names:
  • Watermelon Days to Maturity: 80-90 days
  • Hardiness Zones: 3-9
  • Planting Depth: ½"
  • Plant Spacing: 3-4’
  • Row Spacing: 5-6’
  • Growth Habit: Spreading-vine
  • Soil Preference: Fertile, sandy and well-drained with soil pH 6.0-7.0
  • Temp Preference: Warm to hot
  • Light Preference: Full sun
  • Pests/diseases: Cucumber beetles, melon aphids and powdery mildew
  • Color: Dark-green striped exterior with dark-red fruit
  • Flavor: Juicy, sweet and sugary with hints of cucumber

Sowing & Growing:

Direct-sow Organic Sweet Crimson Watermelon seeds in late spring or early summer, so long as the threat of frost has passed in your region. These warm season watermelons do best in a temperature range of 70-95℉ and prefer full sun. Plant Crimson Sweet seeds ½” deep 3-4’ apart in raised hills and with 5-6’ spaced in between rows. Germination will take 3-9 days. The hot summer conditions will sweeten watermelon plants and will need to be watered regularly until they go to fruit. This organic seed variety prefers soil that is loamy and rich in compost with a pH level of 6.0-7.0.

Harvesting:

Organic Sweet Crimson Watermelon seeds will be ready for harvest around 88 days from the sowing date. Harvest ripe watermelon by cutting the stem near the base of the fruit with gardening shears. Handle Crimson Sweet Watermelon plants with care, as their vines are tender.

Facts:

All watermelon plants reside in the cucurbita family and are native to the Western and Southern regions of Africa. The Citrullus lanatus variety came from a horticulturalist named Charlie Hall in 1963.

Seeds Per Package:

  • 1 oz - Approximately 420 Seeds
  • 4 oz - Approximately 1,680 Seeds
  • 1 lb - Approximately 6,720 Seeds
  • 5 lbs - Approximately 33,600 Seeds
  • 25 lbs - Approximately 168,000 Seeds
 
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