An overview of the tangle. The Cantaloupe likes to strangle the Watermelon. Literally, he wraps a little tentacle around the Watermelon’s stem and chokes it.
They have been manually separated and will need a net between them. Also, many of the arms hanging over the edges have been redirected back inside the bin, adding to the congestion. This is in hopes that fruit grown inside the bin, rather than down on the ground, will be tastier and safer from bugs, squirrels and raccoons.