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Watermelon 'Early Moonbeam' Seeds (Certified Organic)

Delicious, sweet, yellow-fleshed watermelon.

Availability: In stock

$3.25
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Thank you for your patience during this time.

Details

One of the best watermelons for northern climates because it matures early and is tolerant of cool weather. Early and productive with sweet, lemon-yellow flesh and a thin rind. 5-8 lb. fruit have an attractive light-green skin with dark-green tiger stripes.

Michigan Seeds grown on our farm, Renegade Acres, in Howell, MI!

Certified Organic by Oregon Tilth.

Additional Info

Botanical Name Citrullus lanatus
Life Cycle Annual
Min. Time to Germinate 3 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 14 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1/2 in.
When to Sow Indoors 2-4 weeks before last spring frost, Outdoors after all danger of spring frost is past
Growing Height 8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)
Plant Spacing 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger N/A
Other Details Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater, This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Soil pH Requirements 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
Days to Harvest 70-80
Propagation Methods From seed; direct sow after last frost, From seed; sow indoors before last frost
Seed Collecting Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds, Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored
Seeds Per Pack 15