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WATERMELON, Sugar Baby - 99¢ Cent Heirloom Seeds: Heirloom,Bulk


Heirloom Watermelon Seeds

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$ 1.99
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$ 1.99
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Approximate seed count per packet ( 1.0g = 24 seeds )

'Sugar Baby' Watermelon: Compact and Sweet

Experience the perfect combination of sweetness and convenience with 'Sugar Baby' Watermelon. This compact, 10 lb heirloom variety is known for its small size, making it ideal for smaller gardens, patios, and containers. Despite its diminutive stature, 'Sugar Baby' delivers big on flavor, with juicy, sweet flesh that's perfect for refreshing snacks and summer treats.

Key Features:

  • Compact Size: 'Sugar Baby' Watermelon is prized for its compact growth habit, making it perfect for smaller gardens, patio containers, and raised beds. Despite its smaller size, it still produces plenty of sweet, juicy fruit that's perfect for individual servings.
  • Sweet Flavor: Enjoy the delectable sweetness of 'Sugar Baby' Watermelon, with its juicy, flavorful flesh that's bursting with summertime goodness. Each bite is a refreshing treat, perfect for hot summer days and outdoor gatherings.
  • Easy to Grow: 'Sugar Baby' Watermelon is easy to grow with minimal fuss. With proper sunlight, water, and warmth, you can cultivate a bountiful crop of these delicious melons in containers or small garden spaces.
  • Early Maturity: 'Sugar Baby' Watermelon matures relatively quickly, allowing you to enjoy sweet, juicy fruit in as little as 70-80 days after planting. This early maturity makes it an excellent choice for gardeners who want to harvest their watermelons sooner rather than later.
  • Versatile Use: Use 'Sugar Baby' Watermelon in a variety of culinary applications, from refreshing fruit salads and smoothies to chilled soups and desserts. Its sweet, juicy flesh pairs well with a wide range of flavors, making it a versatile ingredient in the kitchen.
  • Heirloom Quality: 'Sugar Baby' Watermelon is an heirloom variety with a rich history and time-tested performance. Grow this classic watermelon for its exceptional flavor, compact size, and nostalgic charm that harkens back to simpler times.

Optimal Growing Conditions:

Cultivate the sweetness and compactness of 'Sugar Baby' Watermelon by providing optimal growing conditions:

  • Location: Choose a sunny location with well-drained soil for planting 'Sugar Baby' Watermelon. These heat-loving plants thrive in warm, sunny conditions and require plenty of sunlight for optimal growth and fruit development.
  • Container Size: If planting in containers, choose pots or grow bags that are at least 5 gallons in size to accommodate the root system of 'Sugar Baby' Watermelon. Ensure containers have drainage holes to prevent waterlogging.
  • Soil: Use a well-draining potting mix or amend garden soil with 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.
  • Support: Provide support for 'Sugar Baby' Watermelon vines, especially when growing in containers or raised beds. Trellises or stakes can help support the vines and prevent them from sprawling excessively.

Enjoy the sweetness of summer in a compact package with 'Sugar Baby' Watermelon. Order your seeds today and savor the juicy, flavorful goodness of these classic heirloom melons.

Sugar Baby Watermelon Planting Information

Days to Germination: 8
Days to Maturity: 73
Planting Depth: 1 to 2"
Plant Spacing: 6-8'
Row Spacing: 8'
Approximate Seed Counts
Seeds per Oz. Seeds per Lb.
730 11680
Current Seed Germination Data
Lot # Tested Germination Rate
38222-020452 2023-02-28 85%