Last year, I planted some water melon at my backyard. It was surprisingly success as I can wait until the water melon if fully ripe. In this article, I’d like to record this process for this year in case anyone wants to have a try.
April 13, 2023 11:20 pm
Put the seed into a ice coffee cup. The seed is covered by 1 inch (2.5cm) soil. Please drill some holes at the bottom of the cup to make sure there is no extra water in the cup.
April 22, 2023
9 Days later, we can see that the baby watermelon is growing.
April 24, 2023
One broke ground, two are working on it.
May 5, 2023, 6:18 pm
They are growing big with stronger root, however, recent the new york’s outdoor temperate is very low. The lowest is about 9 °C. It will be warm since this Sunday (May 7, 2023), and I will move them to outdoor then.
May 7, 2023
Move baby watermelon to outside
June 5, 2023
NY’s weather is cold this year and baby watermelons are growing up slowly.
June 20, 2023
Weather is warm now and the watermelon is growing faster than before.
June 27, 2023
My first watermelon flower this year.
July 4, 2023