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Okra Seeds - Blondy OPEN POLLINATED - AAS WINNER

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  • 6-7 Inches Pods - Open Pollinated
  • 50 Days to Harvest
  • Prefers full sun exposure

Product Description

Grow Open-Pollinated Okra - Plant Blondy Okra Seeds

Pale, creamy green pods grow on diminutive 3' - 4' plants. This early producing okra, mature in just 50 days, is well-suited for gardeners with just 2 short months to garden. All-American Selections Winner from 1986!

  • Fast Facts

    Name:Blondy Okra
    Botanical Name:Abelmoschus esculentus "Blondy"
    Type:Open-Pollinated/AAS Winner 1986
    Size at Maturity:3" Pale Green Pods
    Days to Maturity:50 Days
    Light Requirement:Full Sun
    Planting Time:Warm Season
    Sowing Method:Direct or Indoor Sow
    Planting Depth:1/4"
    Plant Spacing:12"
    Seeds per Pound:NA
    Hardiness Zones:All
    Ships:Year-round
    Average Seeds Per Packet:~80-90
  • Planting Instructions

    When to plant:

    • If you are starting your okra seeds indoors, plant them in peat pots 4 weeks before the average last Spring frost date in your area.
    • If you’re starting your okra seeds outdoors, plant them 3-4 weeks before the last Spring frost but make sure to cover them with a cold frame to protect them against the cold.
    • If you want to wait until it has warmed to plant your okra seeds, wait until the soil has reached around 65 or 70 degrees F.

    How to plant:

    • Soak your seeds overnight in warm/room temperature water and it will help your seeds germinate.
    • Plant your seeds in full sun around 12 inches apart and ¼ inch deep.
    • When the plants get to be larger, you can weed the plants so they are between 3 and 4 feet apart.

    When to harvest:

    • Your okra will be ready to start harvesting after about 2 months.
    • After that, you can keep picking the okra every two days with a knife cut to the stem above the okra cap.

    *If you want to create faster production, remove the lower leaves of the plants after the first harvest.

    *We recommend wearing gloves and/or skin protection while touching or handling the okra plants to prevent irritation from the tiny spines on its surface.

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