Sweet Favorite (Hybrid)
A Jubilee type, Sweet Favorite is a mid-season maturing diploid watermelon. The fruit shape is oblong with bold, dark green stripes. This variety’s fruit weight is 22 to 24 pounds. Sweet Favorite has a medium rind thickness and the flesh color is rosy, pink red.
- Productive and easy to grow
- Local market favorite due to fine flavor and quality
Days to Maturity from Transplant
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|Fon||Fusarium wilt||Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. niveum|
|Db||Gummy stem blight||Didymella bryoniae|
|ZYMV||Zucchini yellow mosaic||Zucchini yellow mosaic potyvirus|
HR = High resistance: plant varieties that highly restrict the growth and development of the specified pest or pathogen under normal pest or pathogen pressure when compared to susceptible varieties. These plant varieties may, however, exhibit some symptoms or damage under heavy pathogen or pest pressure.
IR = Intermediate resistance: plant varieties that restrict the growth and development of the specified pest or pathogen, but may exhibit a greater range of symptoms or damage compared to “highly resistant” varieties. Intermediately resistant plant varieties will still show less severe symptoms or damage than susceptible plant varieties when grown under similar environmental conditions and/or pathogen or pest pressure.
T = Tolerance: The ability of a plant variety to endure abiotic stress without serious consequences for growth, appearance and yield.