Watermelon belongs to the gourds of the pumpkin family. There is a wide variety of varieties that differ in ripening times, flesh and rind color, size and flavor. The product contains many useful vitamins and minerals.
The heading tells about the methods of planting crops in a greenhouse and on open beds. The seeds are pre-selected, disinfected, heated and soaked. Cultivation is also possible in seedlings.
To get a good harvest, you need to calculate the planting time, choose the right place and prepare the soil. During the growing process, it is important to ensure an adequate supply of moisture and fertilizer.
Care consists in regular loosening of the soil, weeding, protection from diseases and pests. The articles contain information when it is better to start harvesting, the signs of fruit ripeness and the secrets of long-term storage of fruits are described.