Intermediate resistance to some strains of FW and Anthracnose (race-1). The 15 to 25 lb. nearly round fruit with about equal amounts of dark and light green striping. The orange-red flesh is crisp, has excellent flavor and small brown seeds. Crimson Sweet is a full-season beauty for local markets and shipping.
Waiver Required: To order a 1/4 lb. or 500 seeds or more of this variety, please fill out our Watermelon Waiver and e-mail, FAX, or mail it back to us within 30 days. Shipments cannot be made until we receive your form. A new signed form is required every year.
Approximately 9,505 seeds per pound
Soil temperature: 75 - 80 degrees fahrenheit
Seeding depth: 0.5 - 0.75 inches
Germination days: 4 - 14 days
Grow on temperature day: 65 - 70 degrees fahrenheit