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growing okra
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February 13, 2014 - 8:46 pm
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hi I am Abhijit from Pune.I want to grow Okra on my terrace. Since I am using rectangular pots is it ok if i plant to in one pot. also can you help me with entire procedure ?


1 How much time it takes for true leaves to appear?

2 Is Red soil ok or i should look of other option?

3 What can be mixed in soil for proper yeild ?

4 what amt of sunlight is required?

Pls help.

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Bangalore, India
February 24, 2014 - 2:29 pm
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It takes about a week ( or more if nutrients are less).
Red soil is ok
you need to add fertilizer for good yield
sunlight is min 4-5 hours

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