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WATERMELON, Black Diamond - 99¢ Cent Heirloom Seeds: Heirloom,Bulk

WATERMELON, Black Diamond

Heirloom Watermelon Seeds

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$ 1.99
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$ 1.99
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Approximate seed count per packet ( 3.5g = 25 seeds )

'Black Diamond' Watermelon: Sweetness in Every Bite

Indulge in the sweet, juicy flavor of 'Black Diamond' Watermelon. Known for its deep crimson flesh and exceptional sweetness, this heirloom variety delights the taste buds with every bite. Whether enjoyed fresh on a hot summer day or used in refreshing beverages and fruit salads, 'Black Diamond' Watermelon is sure to be a favorite in your garden.

Key Features:

  • Exceptional Sweetness: 'Black Diamond' Watermelon is prized for its exceptionally sweet, juicy flesh. Each bite bursts with refreshing sweetness, making it a delightful treat for summertime snacking and picnics.
  • Deep Crimson Flesh: Admire the rich, deep crimson flesh of 'Black Diamond' Watermelon, which adds visual appeal to any table or fruit display. The vibrant color contrasts beautifully with the dark green rind, creating a striking visual impact.
  • Large 40 Lb Fruit Size: Enjoy generous-sized watermelons with 'Black Diamond', perfect for sharing with family and friends. These large fruits are ideal for summer gatherings, barbecues, and picnics, providing plenty of sweet, juicy slices for everyone to enjoy.
  • Traditional Flavor: Experience the classic watermelon flavor of 'Black Diamond', reminiscent of childhood memories and summertime bliss. Its sweet, refreshing taste makes it a favorite among watermelon lovers of all ages.
  • Easy to Grow: Suitable for gardeners of all skill levels, 'Black Diamond' Watermelon is easy to grow with proper care and attention. With adequate sunlight, water, and warmth, you can cultivate a bountiful crop of these delicious melons in your own backyard.
  • Heirloom Quality: 'Black Diamond' Watermelon is an heirloom variety with a rich history and time-tested performance. Grow this classic watermelon for its exceptional flavor, reliable production, and nostalgic charm that harkens back to simpler times.

Optimal Growing Conditions:

Cultivate the sweetness and juiciness of 'Black Diamond' Watermelon by providing optimal growing conditions:

  • Location: Choose a sunny location with well-drained soil for planting 'Black Diamond' Watermelon. These heat-loving plants thrive in warm, sunny conditions and require plenty of sunlight for optimal growth and fruit development.
  • Soil: Prepare the soil by incorporating plenty of organic matter, such as compost or aged manure, to improve soil fertility and texture. Watermelons prefer loamy, well-drained soil with a slightly acidic to neutral pH level.
  • Watering: Keep the soil consistently moist, especially during the flowering and fruiting stages. Water deeply and evenly, ensuring that the soil remains consistently moist but not waterlogged. Mulching around the plants can help retain soil moisture and suppress weeds.
  • Spacing: Plant 'Black Diamond' Watermelon seeds or seedlings in hills or rows spaced approximately 6 feet apart to allow for proper vine spread. Thin seedlings to the strongest plants, leaving 2-3 plants per hill or spacing seedlings 2-3 feet apart in rows.

Bring the sweetness of summer to your garden with 'Black Diamond' Watermelon. Order your seeds today and enjoy the delicious flavor and juicy goodness of these classic heirloom melons.

Black Diamond Watermelon Planting Information

Days to Germination: 8
Days to Maturity: 95
Planting Depth: 1 to 2"
Plant Spacing: 6-8'
Row Spacing: 8'
Approximate Seed Counts
Seeds per Oz. Seeds per Lb.
170 2720
Current Seed Germination Data
Lot # Tested Germination Rate
38172-003172 2023-03-31 85%