Abelmoschus esculentus Commonly Called Okra Abelmoschus esculentus okra, gumbo, gombo, ladies

Abelmoschus esculentus.




Abelmoschus esculentus is a member of the hibiscus family often called Okra. Abelmoschus esculentus is an annual growing to 1.1M [44in]. Abelmoschus esculentus bears yellow flowers with large lobed spiny leaves and sparsely branched sturdy stems. The hibiscus-like flowers are very showy with pale yellow or cream petals and purple centres. Abelmoschus esculentus will bloom until the first frosts.





 





























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