Single Packet of 20 Seeds
Grow Moon & Stars, Van Doren Watermelon from fresh Citrullus lanatus melon seeds. Van Doren, Moon & Stars is an heirloom variety that produces delicious, juicy red melons weighing in at 25 to 30 pounds each. The fruits are dark green with small, medium and large yellow spots. No single fruit is the same as the next.
The plants themselves will grow to a mature height of roughly 8 to 12 inches tall and will grow outwards taking up about 8 to 10 feet or so. Each vine will produce somewhere between 2 or 3 melons, depending on growing conditions. These juicy snacks will be ready for harvesting in about 95 to 100 days after first sprouts appear.
It's no shocker that the Watermelon is consisted of roughly 95 to 96 percent water, the other 5 to 6 percent is mainly sugar. There are a few health benefits when eating Watermelons, some of which you might not even know of. Citrullus lanatus is known to lower risk of cancer, as well as preventing asthma because of it's Vitamin C contents. But it doesn't stop there, Watermelon is also great for muscle soreness, healthy skin, reduced blood pressure and can also regulate the digestive system.