Chelsea watermelon

Origin -  USA. In the early 1900s Chelsea, Iowa was famous for melons grown on the sandy hills north of town. Farmers would fill their horse-drawn “triple box” wagons in the field, haul them to town, and sell the melons right from the wagons.

Days till harvest - 90-100

Rind - solid green.  Flesh - Sweet, pink-fleshed with white seeds.  Fruit weight - 6-8 kg.

Will keep for several weeks once picked.

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