Watermelon

Nickname:
Texas Farmher
Location:
Athens, TX, United States
Date:
July 11, 2017
          5.0
 
MY ALLTIME FAVORITE
Easy to Grow 4.5
EarlyMaturity 4.0
 

What are the pros? Excellent flavor, crisp

What are the cons? Root-knot nematode likes it

Review:

I've never met a watermelon that could compare to Ali-Baba for me. The sweet flavor and crisp texture just can't be beat! Where some melons become soggy around the seeds, Ali-Baba does not. They grow really well in my sandy soil and I've grown them for 5 consecutive years now. I have to plant soon after last frost because when it gets really warm in the summer, root-knot nematodes will kill the vines on these so I plant early to try to harvest as many as I can! These vines go everywhere, but even if I was limited on my space, I would still grow this variety. Taste just can't be beat.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes

 
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