B and T World Seeds' reference number:
Type of plant - annual
Fruit: short fat bright GREEN, BRONZE-RED tinged - streaked
Foliage: large plant with RED stems to 2m. (fr. best picked smallish, v. good pickled)
Height in meters: 2
Common names for Abelmoschus esculentus Texas Hill Country Red:
Abelmoschus esculentus Texas Hill Country Red
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
83: Vegetable Seed List
85: Natives of U.S.South West (Arizona Texas New Mexico)
90: Cereals, Legumes, and other Food and Oilseed Plants
160: Salad Vegetable Seed List
161: Edible Flowers
185: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
Abelmoschus esculentus Texas Hill Country Red 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.