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COW HORN OKRA (HEIRLOOM, 90 days)

Germ 7-10 days
Heirloom 1860’s
A truly giant plant, for an okra or anything else, it can grow to a height of 8’. Pods can grow to 15” although for eating they are best picked at about 5”. Decent flavor and texture. 50 seeds

PLANTING:

Indoors- Plant in individual biodegradable peat/cowpots 1/2” deep, 4-5 weeks before last frost with soil temperature 70- 80 degrees. Transplant out 12-18” apart last frost.

Outdoors- 1/2 “ deep, 12-18”apartafter last frost when soil is 70 degrees.

Harvest- Clip pods off at 2-4” to keep the plant flowering for more production,

Tips- Plant in fertile soil amended with compost or well rotted manure and keep well watered. You can soak the seeds in warm water for a few hours to hasten germination.

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