The Little Veggie Patch Co - Watermelon Heirloom Seeds
- Watermelon Heirloom Seeds
- Easy to Grow
- 20-25 Seeds Per Packet
- Earn 5 Points
- Soil: Prepare your soil so that it is free draining and moderately fertile. It will tolerate a number of soil types. Add compost as part of your preparation.
- Soil pH Level: 6.5-7.0
- Spacing: 1m
- Position: Full sun with plenty of room to move. Position on the edge of your growing space, allowing it to creep away from your growing space, or set up a solid trellis structure to grow vertically.
How to Plant
Use a free-draining soil well integrated with compost or good quality potting mix when growing in pots. A good technique is to sow the seed, at 2-3cm in-depth, directly into small mounts of compost that will ensure adequate nutrition and draining. Keep well watered.
The cardboard envelope can be composted, fed to a worm farm or recycled locally. Please contact your local council to see what criteria they have for recycling it. See our recycling 101 blog post for more information.
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