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Post  CapeCoddess on 4/1/2013, 6:41 pm

Ick, Camp. What the heck did they do to it??? Poor thing. It reminds me of those blue Icees that they used to make...and still may. They didn't taste good.

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Post  camprn on 4/1/2013, 6:45 pm

It's a new blue water melon. I heard about it today at the grain store when I stopped after work to buy sugar ann pea seeds and some lobstah compost.

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Post  CapeCoddess on 4/1/2013, 6:53 pm

Did you buy the watermelon seeds?
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Post  RoOsTeR on 4/1/2013, 6:57 pm

I'd grow that just to check it out Very Happy
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Post  camprn on 4/1/2013, 7:00 pm

@CapeCoddess wrote:Did you buy the watermelon seeds?
Naw, they didn't have any blue water melon seeds. But the fella did say he heard that Baker Creek had some...

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Post  Weedless_ on 4/1/2013, 7:06 pm

I saw Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company (rareseeds.com) post on Facebook a picture of a purplish-blue-fleshed watermelon called "Blueberry Watermelon". They claim it tastes just like "Blue Raspberry" artificial flavoring and is resistant to Round Up Twisted Evil
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Post  RoOsTeR on 4/1/2013, 7:09 pm

thinking Hmmm, today is April 1st. April fools, or is this for real? tongue

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Post  camprn on 4/1/2013, 7:10 pm

Very Happy
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Post  happycamper on 4/1/2013, 7:22 pm

That is a beautiful blue! I don't know if my brain would allow me to eat it (I had trouble with the purple and green ketchup last year lol).
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Post  camprn on 4/1/2013, 7:25 pm

@RoOsTeR wrote: thinking Hmmm, today is April 1st. April fools, or is this for real? tongue
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Post  Nicola on 4/1/2013, 11:57 pm

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Post  plantoid on 4/2/2013, 5:32 pm

@camprn wrote:

Lovely, I bet it's called " Gullible Fool " Laughing
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Post  camprn on 4/2/2013, 5:43 pm

Wink Happy April Fool's Day!

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