Moon and Stars Watermelon Seeds QTY. 30

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Moon and Stars Watermelon

Named for the striking yellow dots and circle shaped moon on the outside of the melon, Moon and Stars is fast becoming a garden favorite! Meaty and filled with seeds this is sure to add character to any garden area. Moon and Stars was thought to have disappeared from the markets only to re-emerge in the late 1980s. It was first introduced to markets and farms in the early 1900s. 

  • QTY: 30
  • Seed Planting Depth: 1"
  • Germination Temperature: 75-80
  • Days to Germination: 3-10
  • Row Spacing: 6'
  • Plant Spacing: 3'
  • 100' Row Yield: 55 lb
  • Sun: Full
  • Harvest time: 80 days

How to Save Seeds

 

 

Watermelons will cross will with other watermelons so isolate up to a ¼ or so. Once you are sure they are ripe cut them from the vine and cut open scoop out seeds and follow process found under cucumbers for seed saving. You can eat the flesh at this point seeds are normally ready when melon is ripe. Have fun collecting from watermelon should be a family event!