A cultivar of Citrullus lanatus named 'Crimson Sweet', is known for its large, round fruit and deep red skin. This variety is popular among skilled and amateur gardeners as it’s suitable for container gardening.
Widely known as Watermelon 'Crimson Sweet', this fruit is a cultivar of common Watermelon. Originated in the US, this Watermelon variety has a round shape, and smooth texture. It’s covered with dark stripes. The flesh is sweet, juicy, and red, accompanied by small dark stones. A ripe fruit weighs up to 5-25 pounds (7-11 kg). The Watermelons are ready for harvesting when the fruits reach their full size. A ripe fruit should produce a dull sound when knocked. The Watermelon vine can stretch up to 10 ft (3 m) long and produces from 3 to 5 fruits. The fruits usually ripen 90 days after planting.