Vegetable Okra Burgundy

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An unusual, attractive and prolific strain, producing 6-7 inch, burgundy red pods on 4ft plants with dark green and red tinged leaves with burgundy stems.

  • Product: Okra
  • Categories: Vegetables
  • Item: Burgundy
  • Seed Count: 200
  • WooCategory1: Vegetables
  • WooCategory2: Okra
  • gtin: 5060407963853

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SKU: OKR02_2020072810064750 Categories: ,

Vegetable Okra Burgundy

Vegetable Okra Burgundy. An unusual, attractive and prolific strain, producing 6-7 inch, burgundy red pods on 4ft plants with dark green and red tinged leaves with burgundy stems. Best when 2 1/2-3 in. long, turning green when cooked. Fine quality and prolific. First harvest around 60 days after seed is sown.

Cultivation Advice Vegetable Okra Burgundy

Days to Germination: 10-14

Days To Harvest: 55-65

Planting Depth: 1/2 – 3/4 in.

Spacing, Row: 3 foot

Plant Height: 4 ft.

Light: Full Sun

  • Sow under cover 4-6 weeks before last frost or directly outside in warmer areas from late spring.
  • 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 outside in late spring when the soil has warmed.
  • A sunny, warm & sheltered location required in order to maximise harvest.
  • Best grown under glass in the UK.
  • Harvest pods when they are young and tender, 2 1/2 – 3 inches long.
  • Keep ripe pods picked to encourage production.