Yellow Buttercup is considered one of the best yellow fleshed watermelon varieties to grow. It produces nearly round shaped fruit that weigh 14-16 lbs. and it has a flavorful bright yellow flesh. The flesh is dense, crisp and high in sugars, which gives it a great eating quality. The rind is a medium green color with thin dark green stripes.
Soil temperature: 85 - 90 degrees fahrenheit
Germination days: 4 - 14 days
Grow on temperature day: 65 - 70 degrees fahrenheit
Maturation days: 90 days