(16-20 lbs.) Plantation Pride F1 Hybrid watermelon is a Cal Sweet type with an elongated shape. Can be used as a pollinator for triploids. One of the best eating watermelons available. Tolerant to FW Race 1 and 2. 95 days.
Standard varieties have seeds and are diploid. Sow seeds directly into packs, peat pots or directly in the field. 3-4 lbs. per acre. Well drained soil is best, plants need adequate water from seeding until they start blooming.
300 seeds/oz.; 8 days, 70-72°F.