The Reverend Rush R. Wagner brought this giant watermelon to the United States from the Congo in the early 1930’s. It has a deep red flesh with a very high sugar content.
Epic Story: Africa
Planting Instructions: Direct seed watermelons after all danger of frost, ½ inch deep 12-18 inches apart. These plants will vine, so leave plenty of room in your garden.
Germinate: 7-10 days
Harvest: 85-90 days