The information on this page applies to seedlings sold by LEAF Nursery during our 2021 Seedling Sale.
Abelmoschus esculentus. This variety from the deep South is known to be more tolerant of root knot nematode and drought, thanks to a strong root system. Compact plants to about 5' tall, producing plenty of sweet, tender pods.
|Container Friendly||Trellis Needed||Easy to Grow||Pollinator Friendly|
|Full Sun||68-95 F||Moist, well-draining soil rich in organic matter||As needed|
|Plant Spacing||Row Spacing||Days to Maturity|
|12-18"||3-4'||50-60 after transplanting|
Common Diseases and Pests
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