Information for Abelmoschus esculentus Texas Hill Country Red

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 70681
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: Texas Hill Country Red Okra, 

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
487:  Malvaceae

Germination guide
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 25C.

Soak 1 hour in lukewarm water before sowing.

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