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Watermelon Sugar Baby

Code: M6940

Nectar sweet, low caloried dessert melon

This variety has improved disease resistance and, what many believe to be a superior and stronger flavour.
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M6940
Planting Instruction
  • How To Sow: Choose a heavily manured, well drained site in full sun. Sow these seeds in trays for subsequent transplanting or, after frosts sow directly in a well prepared seedbed. Sow seeds 10 cm apart, in groups 2 metres apart and to a depth of 1 cm. Seedling Care: Keep seedbed or trays evenly moist during the germination period of 7-14 days. Apply fruit fertiliser two weeks after germination for healthier plants and maximum crop. Protect your seedlings from slugs, snails and insect pests; go to mcgregors.co.nz for appropriate plant health and pest control products. Hints and Tips: Keep soil moist up to and during pollination and fruit setting then water sparingly. Reduce fruits to three per vine. Our seeds are not treated with Neonicotinoids.
Specs & Warranty
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 1) Spring
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 2) Spring
When To Sow (Temperate Zone 3) Spring
When To Sow (Cool Zone 4) Spring
Grow In Gardens
Annual or Perennial
Seed Depth 1cm
Seed Spacing 10cm
Plant Spacing 2m
Harvest / Flower / Maturity Time 14-16 weeks
Harvest/Flower/Maturity Time cont.

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