85-90 days. A cross of Hawksbury and Dixie Queen developed in 1950, this watermelon is well adapted to growing in the midwest. It produces round green
striped 15-20 pound watermelons with sweet pink flesh.
Minimum of 15 seeds per packet.
Planting Depth: 1/2 inch
Plant Spacing: 3-4 feet
Row Spacing: 5-6 feet
Direct seed after all danger of frost has passed. Can be started indoors 3 weeks before the last frost and transplanted after danger of frost has passed, there is at least one true leaf and before plants become root bound.