Charleston Watermelons have a deep red flesh that is solid, extra sweet and super delicious. Oblong gray-green melons grow to 40 pounds. High quality, very productive. Disease resistant. Mature in 85 days. 1 oz. plants 25 hills.
Planting guide: Plant after danger of frost in hills 6 to 8 feet apart. Plant seed not over one inch deep 4 to 6 to the hill, pressing soil firmly over them. When plants are well established thin to 2 to each hill. Seed can also be started indoors for an earlier harvest.
These items are useful when starting seeds indoors for transplanting: