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Clemson Spineless

  • Brand: General
  • Product Code: 183
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $1.99

Pkt (≈ 50 seeds)

Okra is grown for its slender, pointed pods that develop from attractive flowers in the leaf axils. The long, slender pods of this variety are heavily ribbed and deep green, and produce best in areas with lots of hot summer weather. Serve fried, in soups and stews, and use for pickling.

  • Seed Depth: 1/2" (12mm)
  • Seed Spacing: 1" (2.5cm)
  • Row Spacing: 24-36" (60-90cm)
  • Days to Sprout: 14-21
  • Plant Spacing: 12-18" (30-45cm)
  • Days to Maturity: 54

Plant: Sow in a sunny location 2-3 weeks after the last frost. in northern climates, best handled as transplants started 4-5 weeks before last frost.

Care: Water regularly and fertilize when 6"(15cm) tall.

Harvest: Using a knife or pruner, cut off pods when about 3-4" (7.5-10cm) long. Use as soon as possible for best quality.

Your Health: Supplies moderate amounts of vitamins A and C, and several minerals.