55 days. Very tender and delicious. Beautiful deep red pods and stems contrast nicely with green leaves. Ornamental and tasty! Developed by Clemson University in South Carolina and introduced in 1983.
- 8-12 hours of Sun
- Sprouts in 7-14 Days
- Ideal Temperature: 75-90 Degrees F
- Seed Depth: 1/2-1"
- Plant Spacing: 18"
- Frost Hardy: No
- Abelmoschus esculentus
Growing Tips: Soak seeds for 24 hours. Direct seed after last spring frost. Pick pods while young and tender. Loves heat and humid or dry conditions.