Red Okra seeds

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Thank you for choosing to grow your own okra! Okra is a flowering plant that produces edible seed pods and is known for its impressive nutrient profile . Here are some reasons why you should consider growing okra

Nutritious: Okra is rich in magnesium, folate, fiber, antioxidants, and vitamins C, K1 and A . It may help support healthy pregnancy, heart health, blood sugar, and may even have anticancer properties .

Easy to grow: Okra is a warm-season crop that thrives in hot weather . It grows best in full sun and well-draining soil with a pH level between 6.5 and 7.0 . Okra seeds should be planted in early spring, after the last frost of the year, when the temperature doesn’t dip below 55 degrees at night . Once planted, okra requires minimal maintenance and can be harvested in as little as 50-60 days .

Versatile: Okra is a versatile ingredient that can be used in a variety of dishes, including soups, stews, and stir-fries . It can be fried, roasted, grilled, or pickled . Okra is also a great source of dietary fiber, which can help promote healthy digestion .