Grow Emerald Okra from Seed
Name: Emerald Okra / Abelmoschus esculentus
Days to Maturity: 55 days
Light Preference: Full sun
Hardiness Zones: 5-12
Plant Spacing: 12″
Soil Preference: 70-90 degrees F, well-drained, add compost
Plant Height: 7 feet
These Okra seeds are slow to germinate, however once planted the Okra plant will grow fast. Sow directly in full sun in either a garden or container. Excellent for soups and cooked dishes.
For best flavor pick pods at around 4″.