Hong Kong Warm Growing Season (May-August)
Watermelon enjoys hot weather and dry air
Full sunlight preferred
Moderate amount of water
Soil needs to have good drainage
The bigger and taller the container, the better. Varieties of watermelon also needs to be noted.
Transplanting method preferred. When seedlings have 3 to 5 true leaves, they can be transplanted.
By weight, a watermelon contains about 6% sugar and 92% water.
There are more than 1200 varieties of watermelon in the world.