Uniform blocky fruit that consistently make 14-17 lbs and have a deep green rind with Crimson Sweet striping. Captivation's dark red flesh, firm texture and small pip size make it an excellent choice for the 45-count market class. Intermediate resistance to Fusarium Wilt (race 1) and Anthracnose (race 1).
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Approximately 8,630 seeds per pound
Soil temperature: 85 - 90 degrees fahrenheit
Seeding depth: 0.5 - 0.75 inches
Germination days: 4 - 14 days
Grow on temperature day: 65 - 70 degrees fahrenheit