Watermelon – Summer Treat – Life Cycle

July 21st, 2009 / Comments 0

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It begins with seeds.
In good soil with lots of sun and water. Ready to share, the melon appears on a long leafy vine.
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Filled with juice, pink fruit, black seeds and a crispy rind perfect to pickle.
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A sharp knife and a steady hand turns a whole into two halves.
More careful slicing makes many servings.

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Sweet juicy drips off of chins, seeds and fruit mix.

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Nearly finished. The rind goes on the compost heap.

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Save the seed until the Spring and start again.

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