(Abelmoschus esculentus)

Quiabo, Combo

Perennial plant or annual plant in climates with frosts. It has a height of 0,5 up to 1,5 m. The fruit is a capsule of 15-18 cm length, containing numerous seeds. The unripe fruits are usually eaten as vegetables.

Keep seeds in water for 24 hours before sowing, in order to speed up germination. Sow in spring in warm enough soils.