Approximately 60 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:9
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: WHITE to YELLOW, MAROON at base
Fruit: caps. ovate-ellips., to 8cm. long, 5 sided
Foliage: to 45cm., 3-7 palm. lobed
Height in meters: 2
Common names for Abelmoschus manihot:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
31: House and Container Plant Seed List
41: Malaysian Native and Introduced Plants
43: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
53: Bedding Plant Seed List
83: Vegetable Seed List
104: South East Asian Native Plant Seeds
160: Salad Vegetable Seed List
161: Edible Flowers
185: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
Abelmoschus manihot seeds will usually germinate in 15-30 days. Sow seeds about 2mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 25°C.
Soak 1 hour in lukewarm water before sowing.