2002 Statewide Watermelon Trial Results - Comanche, TX.

Diploids

 

 

Entry1/

 

 

Seed

Sou.2/

 

Mkt

yld

(lbs/A)

 

%

Mkt

yld3/

 

% mkt yld fruit harvested / size grade4/

 

>30 lbs

 

25-30 lbs

 

20-25lbs

 

10-15 lbs

 

RWM 8134

 

6

 

92202

 

40

 

7

 

16

 

46

 

32

 

Jamboree

 

6

 

81312

 

71

 

0

 

26

 

54

 

20

 

Summer Flavor 790

 

1

 

81306

 

47

 

0

 

11

 

37

 

52

 

Gold Strike (orange flesh)

 

8

 

79860

 

40

 

0

 

2

 

37

 

61

 

Festival

 

8

 

79134

 

44

 

10

 

19

 

36

 

36

 

Summer Flavor 810

 

1

 

66429

 

40

 

0

 

10

 

50

 

40

 

Dulce

 

8

 

65703

 

38

 

8

 

10

 

54

 

27

 

Royal Sweet *

 

5

 

54813

 

41

 

0

 

5

 

15

 

79

 

RWM 8133

 

6

 

46101

 

51

 

0

 

13

 

27

 

60

 

Pinata

 

8

 

44286

 

45

 

7

 

20

 

41

 

33

 

RWM 8074-VP

 

6

 

38115

 

36

 

0

 

28

 

31

 

42

 

HSR 2942

 

4

 

37389

 

33

 

0

 

11

 

59

 

30

 

Ole

 

8

 

37026

 

23

 

0

 

31

 

29

 

40

 

Rijo Grande

 

8

 

30129

 

29

 

0

 

0

 

4

 

96

 

Summer Flavor 800

 

1

 

26136

 

30

 

0

 

13

 

54

 

33

1/ Seed Source: 2/ % mktbl yld = based on once over harvest (6/20/02). All fruit striped from vines consequently
1- Abbott & Cobb excessive of number of undersized fruits culled.
2- d. Palmer
3- Hazera 3/ Percentages /grade based only on percent of the total marketable
4- Hollar fruits harvested.
5- Petoseed/Seminis 4/ Check entry
6- Rogers/Syngenta
7- Shamrock
8- Willhite

Trial site: Stephens Farms-Comanche.

2002 Statewide Watermelon Trial Results - Comanche, TX

Triploids

 

 

 

Entry

 

 

 

Seed

Source

 

 

Mkt

yld

lbs/A

 

 

%

Mkt

yld

 

% mktbl fruit harvest / size grade

 

25-30

 

20-25

 

15-20

 

10-15

 

Dillion

 

3

 

106722

 

91

 

0

 

6

 

70

 

24

 

H 5015

 

3

 

96921

 

85

 

0

 

16

 

47

 

36

 

Dulce Grande

 

2

 

92565

 

82

 

0

 

20

 

44

 

35

 

Sweet Slice

 

8

 

83127

 

72

 

0

 

18

 

38

 

44

 

Sugar Slice

 

8

 

78771

 

63

 

0

 

5

 

42

 

53

 

TriX Shadow

 

6

 

72237

 

73

 

0

 

0

 

54

 

46

 

Super Seedless 7177

 

1

 

70422

 

82

 

0

 

13

 

28

 

59

 

Gem Dandy

 

8

 

68607

 

72

 

0

 

0

 

39

 

61

 

Samba

 

7

 

67155

 

62

 

0

 

10

 

38

 

53

 

Super Seedless 7167

 

1

 

66429

 

74

 

0

 

11

 

26

 

53

 

5031

 

5

 

65340

 

63

 

0

 

0

 

53

 

48

 

Sweet Eat N

 

2

 

62799

 

81

 

0

 

0

 

39

 

61

 

Super Sweet 5244 4/

 

1

 

62073

 

71

 

0

 

8

 

24

 

68

 

Shamen

 

2

 

60258

 

70

 

0

 

0

 

21

 

79

 

TriX 313

 

6

 

59532

 

88

 

0

 

23

 

23

 

54

 

RWT-8096 -VT

 

6

 

57354

 

76

 

0

 

11

 

52

 

37

 

ACS 8043

 

1

 

52635

 

72

 

6

 

0

 

19

 

75

 

Super Seedless 7187

 

1

 

46464

 

60

 

0

 

5

 

23

 

72

 

TriX Palomar

 

6

 

45012

 

86

 

0

 

8

 

47

 

45

 

Sangria Seedless

 

6

 

35574

 

93

 

0

 

8

 

58

 

33

 

Vertigo

 

3

 

31944

 

65

 

0

 

7

 

25

 

67

1/ Seed Source: 2/ % mktbl yld = based on once over harvest (6/20/02). All fruit
1- Abbott & Cobb striped from vines consequently excessive amount of undersized fruits culled.
2- d. Palmer
3- Hazera 3/ Percentages /grade based only on percent of the total marketable fruits harvested.
4- Hollar
5- Petoseed/Seminis 4/ Check entry
6- Rogers/Syngenta
7- Shamrock
8- Willhite

Trial site: Stephens Farms- Comanche.