Japan: Watermelon sells for $3000.00
Watermelon sells for more than $3,000 at Japan auction.
Talk about an expensive watermelon.
Someone bought one of these for more than three-thousand dollars at an auction in Japan.
Watermelons from Toma are popular as gifts in the country.
You can see they have darker skins than other watermelons.
They also have a sweeter taste.
The broker who spent 32-hundred dollars on his watermelon says he offered a high price, hoping the taste will further improve toward the summer.