Hybrid Ladies Finger Okra Seeds for Terrace Top Balcony Kitchen Poly House Gardening These hybrid seeds are suitable for Indian climatic conditions and largely cultivated in the leading producer states. Please don't go for the export quality or imported stuffs in case of seeds if your intention to grow things yourself, as the species works at other countries/atmosphere/climate hardly suits our climate/atmosphere and vice-versa. Generally, Like all other vegetables, these plants love plenty of sunlight, moist ground and good drainage rich light soil. Keep regular watering to keep the ground moist and not wet. Transplanting should be done together with the existing pot ground, and must be staked immediately. The plants will produce fast with flower buds; when they feel stable and secured. Ladies Finger/Okra varieties can grow faster at terrace tops, balcony, Kitchen Gardens or poly houses because the plants can concentrate all their energy to their growth instead of fighting against the rain, wind, certain kind of insects and extreme sunlight from the nature; this way you will be able to harvest better in a shorter time.
Prepare soil before sowing the seeds, by mixing Agro peat or Manure with soil (30:70), this will help in germination of seeds. If you are not able to find good quality Agro peat or manure, you may also use the available soil. Care needs to be taken to see that the soil is clean from any weed or insect.
Now open the seed packet on a white sheet of paper as while opening the seeds might fall, which are not visible to naked eyes. After preparing the soil, insert the seeds into the prepared to half (0.5) inch of depth. While watering, care needs to be taken to only sprinkling water through a sprinkler or manually using your hands hands, do not use pipe or a mug to water for the first week, as the force of water might damage the seed germination process. Germination may take place 10-18 days, depending upon different varieties.
Once the seeds grow in to seedlings, say around 3 inches, then you may transplant the seedlings to various pots or desired areas. The sapling needs to be checked at regular intervals to ensure it is not infected by any weed/pest or insect and if you find any such thing on the leaves or in soil then you may spray (Chloropyriphos/Cypermethrin) on it. Use Kraft seeds - Organic Manure once in 15 days for the growth of the flower/plant.