Small crop, now sold out for 2016. (Old Fashioned Okra) 55 days. [Introduced 1987 by SESE. Seedstock courtesy Caroll D. Gibbs, which he had maintained since 1957.] Pods have a distinctive strong flavor, recommended for okra lovers who would like to try something different. 8-10 ft. plants with few side branches. Easy to harvest 5-7 in. pods, 1¼-2 in. diameter with medium spines. Harvest pods when small. Highly productive; tolerant of root-knot nematode. Pkt.