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Watermelon – Desert King


85 Days  |  Desert King is a drought tolerant watermelon, staying sweet and juicy even in drier climates. Deep yellow-fleshed fruits. Light green oblong fruits hold on the vine without sunburn a month after ripening. The rind is medium thin. A good shipping melon. Height is 8-10” growing up to 40 Lbs. Grayish-black seeds. One of our best yellow watermelon, along with Yellow Shipper, and very popular in Texas and New Mexico.

Seed packets contain about 6 grams of seed.-We are presently out of stock on this variety-You will not be charged shipping costs on products that have ‘free ship’ indicated in their title. Otherwise, shipping charges will be added during checkout based on the total weight of the order. 

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Limited supply until a new harvest.90-110 Days to maturity10-12 Days to sproutWatermelon seeds per packet: About 100Watermelon seeds per Oz: About 300Watermelon seeds per Lb: About 6,000Plant 3/4″-1″ deep, in rows 6-8′ apart, thinning to 36″-48″ apart once the seeds sprout.

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