2006 Statewide Watermelon Trial - Diploid Variety Pictures

Summer Velvet (Abbott & Cobb)
Total Market Yield = 54,524 lbs/ac
% >30 lbs = 7.6
% 25-30 lbs = 10.0
% 20-25 lbs = 27.4
% 15-20 lbs = 32.1
% 10-15 lbs = 0
% culls = 22.9

Summer Flavor 800 (Abbott & Cobb)
Total Market Yield = 62,424 lbs/ac
% >30 lbs = 7.3
% 25-30 lbs = 13.8
% 20-25 lbs = 22.6
% 15-20 lbs = 41.3
% 10-15 lbs = 0
% culls = 15.0

Escarlett (Rogers/ Syngenta)
Total Market Yield = 54,992 lbs/ac
% >30 lbs = 12.2
% 25-30 lbs = 10.6
% 20-25 lbs = 28.1
% 15-20 lbs = 29.3
% 10-15 lbs = 0
% culls = 19.8

Jamboree (Rogers/ Syngenta)
Total Market Yield = 53,123 lbs/ac
% >30 lbs = 10.9
% 25-30 lbs = 18.4
% 20-25 lbs = 22.1
% 15-20 lbs = 25.9
% 10-15 lbs = 0
% culls = 22.7

Royal Sweet (Seminis)
Total Market Yield = 50,313 lbs/ac
% >30 lbs = 4.9
% 25-30 lbs = 8.9
% 20-25 lbs = 30.6
% 15-20 lbs = 25.3
% 10-15 lbs = 0
% culls = 25.3

Chiquita (Willhite Seed)
Total Market Yield = 56,035 lbs/ac
% >30 lbs = 1.4
% 25-30 lbs = 4.3
% 20-25 lbs = 14.4
% 15-20 lbs = 37.2
% 10-15 lbs = 29.5
% culls = 13.2
Diablo (Willhite Seed)
Total Market Yield = 52,890 lbs/ac
% >30 lbs = 11.1
% 25-30 lbs = 13.5
% 20-25 lbs = 32.7
% 15-20 lbs = 20.9
% 10-15 lbs = 0
% culls = 21.7

Ole (Willhite Seed)
Total Market Yield = 60,343 lbs/ac
% >30 lbs = 14.9
% 25-30 lbs = 14.5
% 20-25 lbs = 31.2
% 15-20 lbs = 16.7
% 10-15 lbs = 0
% culls = 22.7

Redlicious (Willhite Seed)
Total Market Yield = 61,611 lbs/ac
% >30 lbs = 12.6
% 25-30 lbs = 15.5
% 20-25 lbs = 23.1
% 15-20 lbs = 25.6
% 10-15 lbs = 0
% culls = 23.2
WX-266 (Willhite Seed)
Total Market Yield = 53,735 lbs/ac
% >30 lbs = 5.6
% 25-30 lbs = 16.6
% 20-25 lbs = 24.7
% 15-20 lbs = 30.2
% 10-15 lbs = 0
% culls = 17.9

*WX 272 is selected to be a small seeded melon
** Marketable yield calculations are based on each variety planted in the entire field.