Botanical Name: Citrullus lanatus 'All Sweet'
Height: 8 - 10 inches.
Spacing: 3 - 5 feet between plants, 5 - 8 feet between rows.
Depth: 1 - 1 1/2 inches.
Sun/Shade: Full sun.
Yield: Approximately 40 fruits per 100 foot row.
Foliage: Green foliage.
Fruit: Thin, hard, tough rind with distinct stripes when immature, becoming almost black when ripe.
Days To Maturity: 85 days.
Soil Requirements: Light, fertile, well-drained sandy loam soil.
Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
Seed Count: Approximately 30 seeds per packet, 1/2 oz. is approximately 150 seeds.
Comments: Firm, sweet red-orange flesh. Small dark-brown apple like seeds. Early producer of small melons. Ideal size for storing in refrigerator. Drought resistant. Heavy producer.