Most people think container gardening is only for salad greens or plants requiring little room -- certainly not for a space-hogging watermelon. But watermelon. May 8, Growing watermelons in containers is an excellent way for a gardener with limited space to grow these refreshing fruits. Get tips on how to grow. Learn how to grow watermelon in pots. Growing watermelon in containers allow this big, sweet and juicy fruit to grow in smallest of spaces. How to grow WATERMELON in a container-update My first attempt to grow watermelons in containers yielded a plant that had a couple of 12 foot vines and several shorter offshoot vines and over its lifespan it. Jun 8, Not so – grow it in a container! With a few quick and simple tips on caring for your container watermelon, you'll be harvesting and eating you. Apr 6, Yes, you can plant them in your balcony or you can grow them in a small pot or a container. Today, let us know everything about it in detail from.