My Watermelon Plant

ericj12September 15, 2010

so, my watermelon has been doing great and all except for the past like 3 weeks, it looks like its starting to die. and i was wondering if it was from a fungus infection or something of that nature.

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texasflip(Nacogdoches, TX z8)

Watermelons are annual plants and will die naturally after they fruit.

    Bookmark   September 17, 2010 at 2:24PM
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cranial33(7)

I doubt your season is over in south Florida-
Google (images): fungus on watermelon leaves-

If "alternaria" looks familiar, find a garden fungicide FAST!
cranial33atyahoo

    Bookmark   September 18, 2012 at 3:09PM
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Tiffany, purpleinopp GardenWeb, Z8b Opp, AL

An annual is an annual, no matter the location or season. That's how you know when watermelon is ripe, when the vines die.

    Bookmark   September 28, 2012 at 10:07AM
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