Also known as 'Gumbo', Okra Red Burgundy is an annual, very ornamental plant with red stems and green leaves producing attractive red pods, which are best harvested when around 7-10cm long. They hold their colour after cooking and are a quick growing variety. Pods can be used fresh or dried, but most commonly used in soups and stews.
|Size — 95mm|
|Growth Width — 60cm|
|Growth Height — 1m|
|Flower Colour — Yellow|
|Light Requirements — Full sun|
|Soil Requirements — Well drained soil|
Incorporate planting compost such as Active 8, 50:50 with existing soil at time of planting, and water with Harvest once a week for the first 6 weeks. Keep well mulched.