Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds
Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds

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Sorbet (F1)
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Sorbet (F1)

3514

Product ID: 3514

New! Delicious, mini seedless watermelon.

At 6-8 lb., Sorbet is a great size for farmers markets and CSAs. Firm, crisp, bright red flesh has excellent flavor and sweetness. Dark green with dark green stripes, these melons are almost round, avg. 7 x 7". Avg. 2-3 fruits per plant. Resistant to Fusarium races 0 and 1 as well as anthracnose. Avg. 12,200 seeds/lb. Packet: 10 seeds.

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Days to Maturity or Bloom:   80

 

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Growing Information

Watermelons



CULTURE: Follow instructions under "Melons".
RIPENESS: There are 3 ways to tell when a watermelon is ripe: 1) the tendril nearest the point on the vine where fruit stem attaches is browning/dead, 2) the spot where the fruit rests on the ground is yellow, and 3) the classic mystery - you hear "punk", as opposed to "pink" or "pank", when you flick the melon with your fingers.
STORAGE: Hold at 45°F (7°C) and 85% relative humidity 2-3 weeks.
AVG. DIRECT SEEDING RATE: 340'/oz., 500'/1,000 seeds, 3 oz./1,000', 11/3 lb./acre at 3 seeds every 18", in rows 6' apart.
TRANSPLANTS: Avg. 550 plants /oz.
SEED SPECS: SEEDS/LB.: 10,000-14,000 (avg. 11,000).
PACKET: See individual varieties.


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