How To Harvest Watermelon

As watermelon season is almost here do you get to question yourself how or when do I know to harvest watermelon in my garden? The answer is around the month of mid August you should start to see you watermelon turning from the color pale white and start to get a green color to it. You should harvest a watermelon when the whole watermelon is a dark green color if you see a white spot under the watermelon that is fine it is still ready to harvest. Now to harvest a watermelon do not pull it from the stem as it can cause the watermelon to break as the stem a big and strong. So to harvest a ripe watermelon is to get a pair of sisscors and cut the watermelon about one inch above the stem of the watermelon.