Moon and Stars Watermelon - Citrullus lanatus
A stunning American heirloom watermelon, recognized by the Slow Food 'Arc of Taste'. Thought to have been extinct, this tasty and stunningly beautiful watermelon, made a return to home gardens back in the 1980's.
Known for its sweet flavor and juicy pinkish/red flesh. This unusually spotted watermelon takes its name from its dark green exterior with splashes of yellow (stars), creating the impression of the Milky Way.
It can grow up to 40 lbs. and produce large oblong fruit.
Introduced by the Henderson Seed Company in 1926.
Seed Count : 25