Three weeks ago, when I checked the condition of the plants after the drought ended, I noted that the watermelon plant showed some possibility of making a comeback. Then, two weeks ago, I noticed possible new fruits growing – quite a few of them, as a matter of fact. I didn’t expect all to set fruit because the plant isn’t particularly vigorous, and true to my expectations, one has aborted while a couple have seemingly come to a standstill.
Thankfully, one is sailing along happily:
This looks promising! I wonder if we’ll finally get a full-sized watermelon, or another miniature?
In the meantime, I sowed a few seeds from our first harvested watermelon (I’m a compulsive seed-sower, remember? haha) and this has happened:
I think we are going to have a watermelon patch next, don’t you?