Okra Jing Orange

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A stunning variety from Asia producing reddish orange pods (6-7in) on tall vigorous 6fy plants. The flowers make this a very ornamental variety as well. Will not thrive in cool or damp conditions, needing warmth to thrive. Drought tolerant. Best grown under glass in the UK.

  • Seed Count: 50

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Okra Jing Orange

Okra Jing Orange. A stunning variety from Asia producing reddish orange pods (6-7in) on tall vigorous 6fy plants. The flowers make this a very ornamental variety as well. Will not thrive in cool or damp conditions, needing warmth to thrive. Drought tolerant. Best grown under glass in the UK.

Cultivation Advice Okra Jing Orange

  • Sow under cover from 4-6 weeks before last frost with ample warmth provided.
  • Sow 1/2-3/4 inch deep, 2 to a pot and thin to strongest seedling,
  • or thinly in rows, thinning to 18-24 inches between plants.
  • Plant to the growing position under glass from late spring.
  • A very sunny, warm and sheltered location is required in order to maximise harvest.
  • Best grown under glass in the UK.
  • Harvest pods when they are young and tender, 5-6 inches long.
  • Keep ripe pods picked to encourage production.