February 4, 2011
PHOTO: Travis Nep Smith/Flickr
Size:¬†30 to 36 inches.
Sunlight requirements:¬†Light shading.
Water requirements: Keep soil evenly moist.
Soil requirements: Sandy, well-drained soil.
When to plant:¬†After danger of frost is gone and soil is warm.
Where to plant:¬†On stakes, to keep off the ground.
When to harvest:¬†90 to 100 days after planting.
Produce storage:¬†Store in airtight jars or bags in a cool, dry place.