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Once the plant starts to form the melons, they're inserted into perspex boxes (with a removable lid incorporating a small hole in one side). The melon continues to grow while it's attached to the parent plant. Once it has filled the box, the melon is cut at the stalk, and removed from the box.

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Q: How do they make square watermelons in japan?
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What is a square watermelon?

they are called Densuke watermelons, i think. one was sold for over $6,100 in Japan, and set a world record! they make them square because they fit better into their refrigerator. watermelons are considered to be a great delicacy in Japan.

Are watermelons really grown square in Japan?

yes, they do but they only do that so the watermelons are easier to stack and carry

Can you grow square watermelons?

Yes, square water melons are grown in a special made box. They're popular in Japan.

Where are square watermelons grown?

first you need to make a square box that can open and close I prefer it be made of wood but the box can be no bigger than 1 foot when u start to grow watermelons take a growing melon and place it in the wooden box over time the melon will take shape of the box and become square DO NOT USE PREMADE KITS they break over time

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In Japan, watermelons are called Suika.

Can you grow a square tomato?

Yes, square tomatoes can be grown in much the same way that people grow square watermelons. When the fruit of the plant is at the right size, you encase it in a box. The box will allow the fruit to continue growing on the plant while forcing it to conform to the shape of the container. In Japan, they have even made pyramid shaped watermelons!

What do they sell in china?

Square watermelons.👊

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Square watermelons save space during packing, storage, for one, and thus less fuel can be used during transporting them.

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