Takii Gem watermelon

Origin - Japan. This variety was given to the USDA in 1955 by Takii and Company of Kyoto, Japan.

Days till harvest - Very early.

Rind - grayish-green rind.  Flesh - sweet red flesh.  Fruit weight -

Great for areas with short growing seasons.

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