|Last year's failure|
Well, this year, I waited. Barely. Then tendril closest the stem was mostly brown.
|This year's first watermelon|
Was it the sweetest tasting thing ever? No. Did it satisfy my pregnant lady craving? Somewhat. But the kids loved it, and we ate it all. The ones we've eaten since then have been much sweeter, I'm guessing because they had a nice dose of hot weather.