AAROHI YELLOW WATERMELON
- Plant is vigorous & good yielder.
- Fruit is weighing 3-4Kg, oblong shaped with attractive dark yellow flesh.
- Fruit rind is dark green with darker stripes.
- Rind color may be lighter under strong sunlight.
- Under normal weather conditions, it takes 70-75 days for harvesting.
- As flesh is juicier, need to control irrigation & fertilizer application to avoid cracking.
- Also care need to taken while transportation to avoid cracking.
- Need to harvest the fruits at right maturity to avoid spongy flesh.
- Suitable temperature is 20 to 35oC.
- Season - Late Kharif, Summer