Watermelon, Tom Watson (100% Heirloom/Non-Hybrid/Non-GMO)
- A Tom Watson Watermelon Festival is held in Georgia each year in August at Hickory Hill in Thomson, Georgia. The Tom Watson Watermelon seed is a 1900 heirloom variety from Georgia.
- Plant produces excellent yields of 40 lb watermelons.
- Has a very sweet dark red flesh that makes your mouth water and quenches your thirst at the same time.
- Has a very tough rind that makes it a great variety for shipping and can resist bruising.
Day to Maturity | 85 days
Best Months to Plant | [April - June] Watermelons are heat-loving plants that need lots of sun. They grow on a long vine, so make sure to give them plenty of space to roam around.