Crimson Sweet Watermelon
- Light: Full sun
- Fruit size: 20 pounds
- Matures: 80 days
- Plant spacing: 36 to 60 inches apart
- Plant size: Long vine
A pretty, light green melon with dark stripes, Crimson Sweet is famous for its high sugar content and great flavor. Seeds are small and dark. The vines are resistant to anthracnose and fusarium wilt. Give vines plenty of room to run. Released by Kansas State Univeristy in 1963, it has become a classic favorite. High in lycopene.
Some Bonnie Plants varieties may not be available at your local stores, as we select and sell varieties best suited to the growing conditions in each region.