approx. 7-12 s/g.
Sow directly where to mature to avoid serious setbacks. Sow 3 cm deep, in groups of 3, thinning to the strongest after germination. Space groups 1 metre apart . Best sown October to December (cold), September to January (warm) and September to January in the tropics. Expect germination in 7 – 10 days at 21 deg. C. soil temperature. Pick frequently for heaviest crops.
CAUTION Seed may be treated with a pre-emergence fungicide. Do not use as stock food. Only for use as SEED for SOWING.