Vine Crops – Watermelon


Most cucumbers, squash and melons are considered vine crops.  Plant in the warmed garden after the danger of frost has passed for the best start.

These vegetables are sold in 804 flats, which includes 32 total plants — 8 paks per flat with 4 plants in each pak.

Our current offering of these vegetables includes the following (days to maturity once planted is noted in parentheses):


  • Crimson Sweet:  Round 15-25 pound melon with deep red, firm flesh.  (88 days)
  • Sugar Baby:  Round, 8 inch diameter melon with a hard, dark green rind and bright orange-red flesh.  (86 days)