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Trick #1 – Look At The Field Spot
The field spot is the light colored patch on the watermelon, indicating where it was laid on the ground. This spot develops as the fruit ripens.
If it has a very small field spot (or none at all), don’t even think about buying this; the fruit was picked way before its time.
The perfect watermelon will have a dark, large field spot.
List of Resources to Help with Fall Gardens:
Gardener’s Supply — How do you grow asparagus? Learn how to plant asparagus. Once established, an asparagus bed will produce for 25 years or more. If grasses or other perennial weeds get established in an asparagus bed it is almost impossible to reclaim the planting. So keep your asparagus bed well-mulched from the start, using…
Source: Gardening Zone 6