Unusual Melon: A Remarkable Discovery in Zichuan County

Discover the extraordinary tale of a giant watermelon growing from a cucumber vine in Zichuan County during the Kangxi era.

In the twenty-sixth year of Kangxi, in the month of June, in the vegetable garden of villagers to the west of Zichuan County, cucumber vines grew from the ground again, and they bore a watermelon as big as a bowl.

《瓜异》

康熙二十六年六月,邑西村民圃中,黄瓜上复生蔓,结西瓜一枚,大如碗。

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