El Capitan is a new triploid watermelon with an attractive darker Crimson Sweet rind pattern. This variety has shown excellent yield potential for growers as well as extended shipping and field holding ability. Uniform, blocky-shaped fruit on vigorous vines also feature numerous consumer benefits including deep red, firm flesh, small pip size and excellent flavor.
- Excellent Yield Potential
- Darker Crimson Sweet Attractive Rind Pattern
- Deep Red Flesh with very small pip size
- Very Firm Flesh with good potential for the fresh-cut market
- Experimental# SWT8009
- Patent Pending