By trimming watermelon vines you encourage the plant to focus its energy on growing a few of the largest watermelons the variety allows, rather than growing several smaller melons. Before you can clip the vines, however, you’ll want to know the appropriate place along the vine to trim and when to do so.
Watermelon Trimming: Should I Be Cutting Watermelon Vines - Many of us to try our hand at growing watermelon in our home gardens. Because the habitat of watermelon is vining, the fruit tends to need a lot of space, or possibly some cutting back of the watermelon vines. This article will help.