Most delicious when pods are only 2 - 2 1/2'' long. The Clemson Spineless Okra is a tasty treat any way you prepare it -- french fried, simply boiled and buttered, baked with meat or other vegetables -- and, of course in soup or stew. The Clemson Spineless is a very heavy yielder. Plants grow to 4' tall and have pods 6-7'' long.Planting guide: Sow thinly about 1 inch deep, in rows 2 feet apart. Thin to 1 foot apart. Pods are in best condition when 1 to 2 inches long.