Tags: Heirloom Open Pollinated
Growing Practices: No Pesticides No Herbicides No Fungicides No Synthetic Fertilizers
Latin Name: Citrullus lanatus
Days to Maturity: 72
NEW RELEASE - This is an exceptionally sweet variety. Chou Cheh Red comes from Shaanxi Province, China, via the USDA seed bank (PI 435990). Small, oblong fruits average five pounds. Very productive and early, and forgiving of sub-optimal growing conditions (still sweet). Downy mildew resistant foliage, so grow any time in the season, early or late. Showed gummy stem blight resistance in a 2005 NC State trial. 20 seeds per gram. Grown by Mimosa Farm.
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How long are the vines on this variety?
The vines are medium to short, about 4-5 feet long.
We will do our best to ship out our orders within 2 business days; however, this changes to approximately 5 business days if you order seed from August through October as we are in the midst of harvest season. We ship USPS.
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United States (Zone 7a)
Established in 2014
11.00 acres in production