Abelmoschus esculentus '~Species'

Okra, Gumbo, Lady's Finger

Family: Malvaceae Mallow


Type Annual
USDA Hardiness range n/a
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color White, yellow
Bloom time Early Summer to Early Fall
Water needs Moist
Landscape uses Border, container
Height 36" to 6' / 90cm to 1.80m
Spread 12" to 24" / 30cm to 60cm
Growth rate Moderate
Persistence Deciduous, broadleaf
Leaf color Green
Fruit color Green
Soil pH requirements Neutral
Soil type Sandy, loamy
Form Upright or erect