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Shrubs, Grasses and Flowers

Learn about several plant varieties and the planting information for each zone.

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Okra (11 of 12)

Plant in spring after danger of frost has passed
Plant in full sun
Plant in rich organic soil that is well-drained; water when dry
Height: 6 feet; Width 2 feet
Annual in All Zones:
All Zones: Start seeds indoor six weeks before last frost or plant outdoors after danger of frost has passed; harvest pods with 3 inches long and still soft.

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