Sow in hills 30-60 cm (12-24″) apart. When plants are 7-8 cm (3″) tall, thin to 1 per hill.
Plant seeds 2.5 cm (1″) deep.
Full sun, good garden soil
Seeds will germinate in 2-12 days.
Aphids, cabbage worms
Sow after soil has warmed in the spring, 7-10 days after date of last frost. Prior to planting, soak the seeds in water for 12-18 hours to soften its hard seed coat.
Water regularly. Mulch after plants are well established to maintain moisture and suppress weeds. Pick pods often while they are tender and immature.