{"id":9984300872,"title":"Watermelon Seeds - Shiny Boy Hybrid (treated)","handle":"watermelon-shiny-boy-hybrid-seeds","description":"\u003cp\u003eNon-GMO Shiny Boy Hybrid Watermelon seeds. Shiny Boy Hybrid Watermelons \u003ci\u003e(Citrullus lanatus x.)\u003c\/i\u003e, round to oblong shaped fruits. These 20-lb egg-shaped fruits have a sweet “tropical” flavored flesh with authentic texture.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eShiny Boy Hybrid Watermelon - Treated Garden Seed\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"col-xs-12 col-sm-6\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eShiny Boy Hybrid Watermelon \u003ci\u003e(Citrullus lanatus x.)\u003c\/i\u003e is a 2010 AAS winner. Mature fruit has a smooth and glossy rind adorning wide stripes. Shiny Boy has a high yield, producing up to 4 melons per plant, each one coming in at 15-20 pounds.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eShiny Boy Hybrid is an annual in Zones 3-9. 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People tend to enjoy the thin rind as well!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"col-xs-12 col-sm-6 plant-info\"\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003e Latin Name: \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003ci\u003e Citrullus lanatus \u003c\/i\u003e“Shiny Boy” hybrid\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eVariety: \u003c\/strong\u003e Shiny Boy Hybrid\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eOther Names:\u003c\/strong\u003e Shiny Boy Hybrid Watermelon\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eSeeds per Oz: \u003c\/strong\u003e Approx 660\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eDays to Maturity:\u003c\/strong\u003e 90 days\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eFeatures: \u003c\/strong\u003e \u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eNon-GMO: \u003c\/strong\u003e Yes\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eOrganic:\u003c\/strong\u003e No\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003e Heirloom:\u003c\/strong\u003e No\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003e Treated:\u003c\/strong\u003e Yes\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003e Pelleted:\u003c\/strong\u003e No\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003e Hybrid: \u003c\/strong\u003e Yes\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eOpen Pollinated:\u003c\/strong\u003e No\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003ePlant Type:\u003c\/strong\u003e Annual in Zones 3-9\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eHardiness Zone:\u003c\/strong\u003e 3-9\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eUses: \u003c\/strong\u003e Garden Vegetable\/Fruit\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eTemp Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Warmer\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eLight Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Full Sun\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eResistances: \u003c\/strong\u003e None\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eComments:\u003c\/strong\u003e Shiny Boy Seeds are treated.\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"clearfix\"\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"col-xs-12 2 plant-info-table2\"\u003e\n\u003ctable class=\"table-responsive\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table1\"\u003eSeed Planting Depth\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table1\"\u003eSeeds per Ounce\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table1\"\u003eGermination Temperature\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table1\"\u003eDays to Germination\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table1\"\u003eRow Spacing\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table1\"\u003ePlant Spacing\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table1\"\u003e100' Row Yield\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table1\"\u003eSun\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table\"\u003e1 inch.\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table\"\u003eApprox 660\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table\"\u003e77 to 80 F\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table\"\u003e5-7 days\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table\"\u003e1 Foot\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table\"\u003e1 Foot\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table\"\u003eN\/A\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd class=\"plant-info-table\"\u003eFull Sun\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cb\u003eSowing: \u003c\/b\u003eSow indoors if possible and transplant. 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Watermelon Seeds - Shiny Boy Hybrid (treated)

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Non-GMO Shiny Boy Hybrid Watermelon seeds. Shiny Boy Hybrid Watermelons (Citrullus lanatus x.), round to oblong shaped fruits. These 20-lb egg-shaped fruits have a sweet “tropical” flavored flesh with authentic texture.

Shiny Boy Hybrid Watermelon - Treated Garden Seed

Shiny Boy Hybrid Watermelon (Citrullus lanatus x.) is a 2010 AAS winner. Mature fruit has a smooth and glossy rind adorning wide stripes. Shiny Boy has a high yield, producing up to 4 melons per plant, each one coming in at 15-20 pounds.

Shiny Boy Hybrid is an annual in Zones 3-9. Start outdoors well after the last frost and provide plenty of water on hot summer days. Resists burning so let it soak up as much sun as it can.

Shiny Boy Hybrid is not only a picturesque watermelon with classic features, but it tastes absolutely wonderful! People tend to enjoy the thin rind as well!

Latin Name: Citrullus lanatus “Shiny Boy” hybrid
Variety: Shiny Boy Hybrid
Other Names: Shiny Boy Hybrid Watermelon
Seeds per Oz: Approx 660
Days to Maturity: 90 days

Features:
Non-GMO: Yes
Organic: No
Heirloom: No
Treated: Yes
Pelleted: No
Hybrid: Yes
Open Pollinated: No

Plant Type: Annual in Zones 3-9
Hardiness Zone: 3-9
Uses: Garden Vegetable/Fruit
Temp Preference: Warmer
Light Preference: Full Sun
Resistances: None

Comments: Shiny Boy Seeds are treated.
Seed Planting Depth Seeds per Ounce Germination Temperature Days to Germination Row Spacing Plant Spacing 100' Row Yield Sun
1 inch. Approx 660 77 to 80 F 5-7 days 1 Foot 1 Foot N/A Full Sun

Sowing: Sow indoors if possible and transplant. Outdoors, sow the seeds in spring after the last frost of the season. Space the plants at least a foot a part, in full sun. Germination takes about 3 to 4 weeks. Needs light to germinate.

Transplanting:Transplant to soil tilled or loosed to a depth of about a foot. Dig a hole at least 2x the diameter of the pot the plant was in. Fill in the soil around the root ball, ensuring that the top of the root ball is level with the ground.

Soil Preference: Watermelons like rich warm soil. Make sure your soil has good drainage and won’t be likely to accumulate standing water at the base of the plant.

Other Tips:Some gardeners don’t like the appearance of the flowering stalks, and these can be trimmed away (close to ground level). Do your best to remove dying or dead leaves. Keep away from standing water, as this can encourage leaf rot. Prolonged wet weather can also bring about rot.

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