Cream of Saskatchewan watermelon

Cream of Saskatchewan watermelon

Origin - Canada or USA

Days to ripen - 90

Rind - Light green with dark green stripes.   Flesh - Sweet and cream-coloured. Flavour is very average.  Fruit weight - 3-4 kg. 

Old heirloom. Good yields.  Seedy. 

 My Notes:  (2011) I am growing this melon this year. The vines are fine and not vigorous but they are setting fruit well. Each vine produced an average of 2 fruits weighing 3kg.  

See below pictures for this 2012 growing info. 

 Seeds available from most heirloom seed supplier websites.

Cream of Saskatchewan Watermelons WM25-20

Cream of Saskatchewan

 

 2012 Growing season

2nd Oct: seeds sown