Another Fruit or Vegetable situation?
Just like tomatoes, Watermelon can be thought of as a fruit and a vegetable. They grow like a fruit originating from flowers and they contain seeds whereas, gardeners think of them as vegetables since they grow like and are classified as part of the gourd family.
Variety! Variety! Variety!
Watermelon comes in 1,200 different varieties which are typically divided into 4 main categories:
- Seeded a.k.a. Picnic
- Mini a.k.a. Icebox a.k.a. your own personal watermelon!
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It can grow, grow, grow….