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Australia's finest range of heirloom seeds since 1986


Charleston Grey (Candy Red) Seeds

Flesh is bright red, crisp and sweet. Large oblong fruit to 15kg, light green skin with dark green stripes. Early producing. Resistant to anthracnose and fusarium wilt and sunburn. 85-100 days.

Available options:

Eden Seeds
Packet (20 seeds) $3.90
20g $12.00

General information:


Citrullus lanatus

Watermelon is originally from Africa and is one of our most popular sweet summer vine fruit. Keep well watered and likes full sun. With our watermelon seeds, you can keep from ripe fruit as you eat and then replant. Fruit is ripe when the stem starts to brown off. Sow after frost or indoors 5 weeks before transplanting.

10-20 seeds per gram

Watermelon seeds planting information:

When To Plant In Australia
Seed Sowing
Plant space cm:60-75
Row space cm:150-200
Depth cm:2-3
Best soil temp:21-35 °C
Sow after frost:Yes
Other Info
Number of seeds per gram:10-20
Rate per hectare:3-4kg
Average days to maturity:68-100
Seed savers needed
Edible Flowers
Sprout & Eat
Sprout & Cut
There are no shipping
restrictions for this seed.
W.A. CustomersDue to quarantine restrictions in W.A. there is a 10,000 seeds limit per each variety.
Watermelon seed count is 10-20 seeds per gram. Please stay under this 10,000 seeds limit when ordering seeds as we will have to reduce or remove it from your order. If you have any queries on ordering large quantities please phone us on (07) 5533 1177.
TAS CustomersDue to quarantine restrictions in TAS there is an 800g limit per each seed variety.
Please stay under this 800g limit when ordering seeds as we will have to reduce or remove it from your order.






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