Orion is a Crimson Sweet type hybrid watermelon. Vines are vigorous, provide excellent foliage cover and have a medium-early fruit setting. Melons weigh between 22 and 26.5 pounds (10 to 12 kilograms). Oblong, green rind with broad dark green stripes. Flesh is pinkish red and measures between 10 and 11 on the Brix scale. Excellent for long shipping.
Matures approximately 80 to 90 days after sowing.