Bright red color, fewer, smaller seeds and an above average sugar content. Commonly weighs between 20 and 30 lbs. Adaptable to a large range of growing conditions. Kansas. 1963.
CULTURE: Plant seeds when soil reaches at least 70° F.
SUN: Prefers direct sun and warm growing conditions.
SOIL: Plant in rich, light, warm soil.
WATER: Keep well-watered. To maintain vigorous growth, feed with manure tea or add well-rotted manure. Avoid top-watering if possible. Water consistently throughout season.
SUGGESTED Individual Portion: 1 Teaspoon