**Non-GMO and phytosanitary certified. Urban Harvest imports directly from the seed producers, guaranteeing the freshest seeds in Singapore with high germination rates.**
The Okra, Hill Country Red seeds are heirloom seeds from the Hill Country of South Texas. This type of "ladies finger" produces thick green pods tinted with red at their ends and stems. These burgundy-tinted pods are usually harvested at 3 inches long, and has a flavor reminiscent of eggplant or asparagus.
Hill Country Red okra pods contain vitamins A, C, and B6 as well as minerals like iron, potassium, calcium and magnesium. The high concentration of folate in okra also promotes healthy cell growth and function.
Okra is commonly enjoyed in Chinese Stir-Fries, with garlic or chili.
Okra, Hill Country Red seeds take 65 - 75 days to grow to maturity. The plant grows to around 6 feet tall and is heat tolerant, thriving in Singapore's climate.
A 5 grams seeds pack contains approximately 85 seeds.
**Disclaimer: Soil, climate and cultivation methods may all affect the growth of crops. Identical results are not guaranteed nor implied for all growing conditions. If you experience problems with crop growth, we will be happy to guide you, but we will not be held responsible for crop failure except in situations where the seeds are defected.**