Okra

(Abelmoschus esculentus)


Approx. 500 seeds/oz. (Formerly of genus Hibiscus.) Pkt plants 20' of row; 2 oz sows 100'. Direct-sow 6-8 lbs/acre. Plant in warm soil. Sow seeds 1" deep, 18-24" apart in rows 42-60" apart. Seeds germ in about 10 days. Plants have ornamental flowers and attractive leaves; pods are about 3" long.

Days to maturity are from sowing.