Watermelon Plants
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Why Does the Watermelon Rind Discolor or Is Yellowish When Cut

gadding1 added on June 28, 2012 | Answered

I notice a yellow color when I cut a melon.

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Heather
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Answered on July 7, 2012

It sounds like you may have Watermelon Rind Necrosis. It can cause yellowed or browned rinds. Here is more information:
http://www.growingproduce.com/uncategorized/pest-of-the-month-bacterial-rind-necrosis-of-watermelon/

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