approx. 15 s/g
Requires a warm climate and at least 4 months of frost free conditions. Must be picked daily while young and tender. Not suited to cold districts.
Sow the seed 2 cm deep, thinning to 30 cm apart. Sow spring and early summer (warm areas), August to February in the tropics. Not suitable for cold areas. Germinates in around 10 days at 26 deg. C. soil temperature.