Watermelon, Small Shining Light

Citrullus lanatus
$2.99 to $61.85
SKU: 0032
  • Round fruits grow to 10-12 inches
  • Red flesh and dark green-black rind
  • Sweet, holds well in storage
  • Early maturing, good for short seasons

This variety will grow well in most regions of the United States.

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Traditional Russian watermelon introduced to American gardeners by SSE in 1991. Round 10-12" fruits with a very dark green rind and sweet red flesh. Early maturing variety that is well suited for northerly gardens and high altitudes. Great little icebox melon, holds for several weeks after picking. 80-90 days.

Direct Seed: 1/2" Deep

Seeds to Hill: 6-8 Seeds

Thin: To 3-4 Plants

Light: Full Sun