Nunhems Maxx is a high-yielding, mini-seeded watermelon variety that is perfect for commercial growers and backyard gardeners. It is known for its sweet and juicy flesh, deep red color, and excellent shipping and storability qualities.
Features and Benefits:
- High yield: Nunhems Maxx produces large, uniform fruits that weigh up to 10-12 kg each.
- Mini seeds: The seeds are small and easy to remove, making this variety a good choice for people who don't like to eat seeds.
- Sweet and juicy flesh: The flesh is deep red and very sweet, with a crisp texture.
- Excellent shipping and storability: Nunhems Maxx can be shipped long distances without losing its quality. It can also be stored for several weeks without spoiling.
- Disease resistance: Nunhems Maxx is resistant to several diseases, including powdery mildew and fusarium wilt.
- Nunhems Maxx is a heat-tolerant variety and can be grown in a variety of climates.
- It prefers full sun and well-drained soil.
- Water regularly, especially during the flowering and fruiting stages.
- Fertilize every 2-3 weeks with a balanced fertilizer.
Nunhems Maxx is ready to harvest when the rind turns from green to yellow and the fruit is slightly soft to the touch. Cut the fruit from the vine and allow it to cool at room temperature before eating.