How Growing Watermelon in Small Spaces

Shirley Bovsow is helping you get your watermelon growing when you are dealing with small spaces and giving you some helpful tips to keep your plants alive.


  • Whiskey Barrel
  • Soil
  • Watermelon plants
  • Water
  • Tomato cage
How To Grow Watermelon in a Small Space - Home & Family


1. We will elevate whiskey barrels by placing on top of cement blocks (double layer)

2. Whiskey barrels will be filled with soil

3. Shirley will take 2 or 3 plants and add Sure Start fertilizer to roots and plant in barrel,
spacing them apart.

4. Shirley adds tomato support cage to whiskey barrel so watermelons can grow up it and
also cascade down the sides to the floor.

5. water with watering can

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