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Watermelon Variety Descriptions

Days to Maturity were measured from transplanting to harvest.

Brix is a measure of sweetness, where 7.8 – 8.2 is somewhat sweet, 8.3 – 9.0 is sweet, and >9.0 is very sweet.

Ave. Fruit Wt. was based on all marketable fruit

Personal/Mini

Photo of Belle 460 watermelon Photo of Betsy 8103 watermelon
Days to Maturity: 100
Brix: 9.5
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 5.2 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 87
Brix: 10.0
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 5.5 lbs
 
Photo of Cathay Belle watermelon Photo of Diana watermelon
Days to Maturity: 85
Brix: 9.3
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 5.4 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 87
Brix: 10.3
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 5.3 lbs
 
Photo of Gold Baby watermelon Photo of Gold Flower watermelon
Days to Maturity: 91
Brix: 9.1
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 5 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 98
Brix: 10.4
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 5.9 lbs
 
Photo of Golden Midget watermelon Photo of Golden Sunrise watermelon
Days to Maturity: 99
Brix: 7.4
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 4.2 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 90
Brix: 9.5
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 4.9 lbs
 
Photo of Hime Kansen watermelon Photo of Jenny watermelon
Days to Maturity: 95
Brix: 9.9
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 3.4 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 98
Brix: 8.9
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 5.7 lbs
 
Photo ofNew Hampshire Golden Midget watermelon Photo of New Queen watermelon
Days to Maturity: 84
Brix: 8.7
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 3.6 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 90
Brix: 10.0
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 5.9 lbs
 
Photo of Precious Petite watermelon Photo of Red Doll watermelon
Days to Maturity: 105
Brix: 9.3
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 4.6 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 88
Brix: 9.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 4.0 lbs
 
Photo of Rugby (41020016) watermelon Photo of Solitaire watermelon
Days to Maturity: 96
Brix: 10.5
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 4.4 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 102
Brix: 9.5
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 5.5 lbs
 
Photo of Triple Play watermelon Photo of Vanesssa watermelon
Days to Maturity: 83
Brix: 13.3
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 5.4 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 93
Brix: 9.5
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 5.6 lbs
 
Photo of Wonder watermelon  
Days to Maturity: 98
Brix: 9.9
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 4.9 lbs
 
 

Icebox

Photo of 5130 watermelon Photo of 7167 watermelon
Days to Maturity: 87
Brix: 9.9
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 6.8 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 108
Brix: 9.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.7 lbs
 
Photo of 7177HQ watermelon Photo of 9651 HQ (ACX651T) watermelon
Days to Maturity: 89
Brix: 11.4
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 10.9 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 86
Brix: 10.2
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 11.4 lbs
 
Photo of Afternoon Delight watermelon Photo of Amarillo watermelon
Days to Maturity: 86
Brix: 9.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 7.8 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 89
Brix: 10.4
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 8.1 lbs
 
Photo of Atranhanski watermelon Photo of Blacktail Mountain watermelon
Days to Maturity: 103
Brix: 6.9
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 11.8 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 90
Brix: 8.7
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 8.5 lbs
 
Photo of Bobbie 8101 watermelon Photo of Boston watermelon
Days to Maturity: 89
Brix: 9.7
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 6.4 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 85
Brix: 15.0
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.9 lbs
 
Photo of Butterball watermelon Photo of Buttercup watermelon
Days to Maturity: 84
Brix: 9.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.3 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 90
Brix: 10.1
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 10.2 lbs
 
Photo of Crimson Tide watermelon Photo of Constitution watermelon
Days to Maturity: 91
Brix: 8.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 8.8 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 89
Brix: 10.2
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.3 lbs
 
Photo of Cream of Saskatchewan watermelon Photo of Demi Sweet watermelon
Days to Maturity: 92
Brix: 8.9
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.4 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 91
Brix: 10.3
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.7 lbs
 
Photo of Early Crimson Treat watermelon Photo of Early Moonbeam watermelon
Days to Maturity: 86
Brix: 9.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.0 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 98
Brix: 9.9
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 7.0 lbs
 
Photo of Extazy (6008) watermelon Photo of Fenway watermelon
Days to Maturity: 103
Brix: 9.5
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 6.4 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 84
Brix: 10.3
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 8.9 lbs
 
Photo of Festival watermelon Photo of Freedom watermelon
Days to Maturity: 86
Brix: 10.2
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 10.5 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 103
Brix: 10.4
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 10.5 lbs
 
Photo of Genesis watermelon Photo of Golden Honey watermelon
Days to Maturity: 84
Brix: 9.3
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 8.9 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 93
Brix: 9.2
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 10.3 lbs
 
Photo of HSR 2945 watermelon Photo of Imagination watermelon
Days to Maturity: 92
Brix: 9.2
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 8.6 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 82
Brix: 9.5
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.2 lbs
 
Photo of Independence watermelon Photo of Jade Star watermelon
Days to Maturity: 85
Brix: 10.6
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.8 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 89
Brix: 9.0
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.8 lbs
 
Photo of Japanese Cream Fleshed Suika watermelon Photo ofJubilee watermelon
Days to Maturity: 82
Brix: 8.5
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 10.1 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 96
Brix: 9.7
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.7 lbs
 
Photo of Lantha (HSR 2698) watermelon Photo of Liberty watermelon
Days to Maturity: 87
Brix: 9.9
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.7 lbs
 
Days to Maturity:88
Brix: 10.5
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 10.5 lbs
 
Photo of Little Boy watermelon Photo of Lycosweet 5109 watermelon
Days to Maturity: 89
Brix: 10.6
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 7.0 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 108
Brix: 9.5
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 7.3 lbs
No. of Fruit: 7.7
 
Photo of Malali watermelon Photo of Melitopolski watermelon
Days to Maturity: 103
Brix: 6.7
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 6.7 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 95
Brix: 11.5
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 10.6 lbs
 
Photo of Mickylee PVP watermelon Photo of Millenium watermelon
Days to Maturity: 86
Brix: 9.2
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 6.3 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 81
Brix: 10.6
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.2 lbs
 
Photo of Millionaire watermelon Photo of Mini Yellow watermelon
Days to Maturity: 91
Brix: 10.4
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.9 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 81
Brix: 10.5
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 6.5 lbs
 
Photo of Navajo Sweet watermelon Photo of New Orchid watermelon
Days to Maturity: 105
Brix: 9.6
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.4 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 95
Brix: 10.1
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.0 lbs
 
Photo of Nova watermelon Photo of Orange Julius watermelon
Days to Maturity: 87
Brix: 9.6
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.6 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 86
Brix: 9.7
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 11.0 lbs
 
Photo of Orchid Sweet watermelon Photo of Osh Kirgizia watermelon
Days to Maturity: 83
Brix: 9.1
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.4 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 89
Brix: 10.2
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 10.2 lbs
 
Photo of Petite Perfection watermelon Photo of Petite Treat watermelon
Days to Maturity: 80
Brix: 10.4
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 6.0 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 97
Brix: 10.0
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 6.2 lbs
 
Photo of Petite Yellow watermelon Photo of Promise watermelon
Days to Maturity: 89
Brix: 9.6
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 11.5 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 94
Brix: 9.6
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 8.9 lbs
 
Photo of Quetzali watermelon Photo of Revolution watermelon
Days to Maturity: 108
Brix: 9.7
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.0 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 86
Brix: 10.2
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 10.5 lbs
 
Photo of Ruby watermelon Photo of Small Shining Light watermelon
Days to Maturity: 93
Brix: 10.3
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.1 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 103
Brix: 8.3
Ave/ Fruit Wt.: 7.3 lbs
 
Photo of Smile watermelon Photo of Solid Gold watermelon
Days to Maturity: 83
Brix: 11.2
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 6.5 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 90
Brix: 9.7
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 11.3 lbs
 
Photo of Sorbet Swirl watermelon Photo of Southern Light watermelon
Days to Maturity: 86
Brix: 11.5
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.2 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 98
Brix: 9.1
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.5 lbs
 
Photo of Summer Sweet 3521Y Photo of Sun Ray watermelon
Days to Maturity: 92
Brix: 10.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 7.7 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 87
Brix: 9.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 7.9 lbs
 
Photo of Sunrise One watermelon Photo of Sunshine watermelon
Days to Maturity: 100
Brix: 11.6
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 6.9 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 96
Brix: 10.4
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.2 lbs
 
Photo of Sweet Beauty watermelon Photo of Sweet Delight watermelon
Days to Maturity: 93
Brix: 10.4
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 6.0 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 84
Brix: 10.1
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 11.2 lbs
 
Photo of Sweet Diane watermelon Photo of Sweet Eat'n watermelon
Days to Maturity: 88
Brix: 9.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 11.4 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 88
Brix: 10.4
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 11.3 lbs
 
Photo of SXW 0016 watermelon Photo of SXW 0017 watermelon
Days to Maturity: 89
Brix: 5.1
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 8.0 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 79
Brix: 10.6
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 8.5 lbs
 
Photo of Thai Black watermelon Photo of Tiger Baby watermelon
Days to Maturity: 96
Brix: 7.2
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 8.2 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 90
Brix: 9.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 7.6 lbs
 
Photo of Treasure Chest watermelon Photo of Tri-X Palomar watermelon
Days to Maturity: 82
Brix: 13.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 11.5 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 80
Brix: 9.9
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.8 lbs
 
Photo of Ultra Cool watermelon Photo of Valdoria watermelon
Days to Maturity: 83
Brix: 8.3
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 11 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 95
Brix: 9.3
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 7.3 lbs
 
Photo of Vanguard (HSR 2866) watermelon Photo of White Wonder watermelon
Days to Maturity: 101
Brix: 9.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 11.8 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 93
Brix: 9.9
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 8.4 lbs
 
Photo of Winter King and Queen watermelon Photo of WT-04-65 watermelon
Days to Maturity: 100
Brix: 8.6
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.2 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 80
Brix: 10.5
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 9.0 lbs
 
Photo of WT-04-68 watermelon Photo of Yellow Bird watermelon
Days to Maturity: 92
Brix: 10.0
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 10.2 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 97
Brix: 10.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 11.1 lbs
 
Photo of Yellow Doll watermelon Photo of Yellow Jubilee watermelon
Days to Maturity: 88
Brix: 10.3
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 6.2 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 89
Brix: 9.9
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 6.8 lbs
 

Picnic

Photo of 7187 HQ watermelon Photo of 9601 HQ (ACX601T) watermelon
Days to Maturity: 112
Brix: 10.7
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 12.7 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 97
Brix: 10.2
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 14.1 lbs
 
Photo of Baby Doll watermelon Photo of Crimson Sweet watermelon
Days to Maturity: 89
Brix: 8.9
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 14.7 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 89
Brix: 9.9
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 15.5 lbs
 
Photo of Desert King watermelon Photo of Gypsy watermelon
Days to Maturity: 105
Brix: 8.6
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 19.4 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 85
Brix: 9.4
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 12.1 lbs
 
Photo of Imperial watermelon Photo of Lamar (HSR 2920) watermelon
Days to Maturity: 104
Brix: 9.3
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 14.3 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 87
Brix: 10.7
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 15 lbs
 
Photo of Madrid watermelon Photo of Montreal watermelon
Days to Maturity: 110
Brix: 9.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 12.1 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 96
Brix: 9.1
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 14.5 lbs
 
Photo of Moon & Stars watermelon Photo of Orange Sweet watermelon
Days to Maturity: 86
Brix: 9.7
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 16.7 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 90
Brix: 9.2
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 14.0 lbs
 
Photo of Orangeglo watermelon Photo of Sangria watermelon
Days to Maturity: 94
Brix: 10.7
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 13.2 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 100
Brix: 9.9
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 15.9 lbs
 
Photo of Sugar Baby watermelon Photo of Sultan watermelon
Days to Maturity: 118
Brix: 10.2
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 12.7 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 94
Brix: 12.3
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 14.7 lbs
 
Photo of Summer Sweet 2532 watermelon Photo of Sweet Favorite watermelon
Days to Maturity: 93
Brix: 12.4
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 12.1 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 97
Brix: 10.5
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 15.7 lbs
 
Photo of Verona watermelon Photo of Viking (HSR 2695) watermelon
Days to Maturity: 96
Brix: 8.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 15.3 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 101
Brix: 9.1
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 15.5 lbs
 
Photo of Vista watermelon Photo of Yellow Shipper watermelon
Days to Maturity: 97
Brix: 10.4
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 16.4 lbs
 
Days to Maturity: 105
Brix: 8.8
Ave. Fruit Wt.: 15.4 lbs
 

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