Scientific name: Abelmoschus esculentus
Common name: Ladies Finger, Okra
Okra, known in many English-speaking countries as ladies' fingers, bhindi, bamia, ochro or gumbo, is a flowering plant in the mallow family. It is valued for its edible green seed pods. The species is an annual and perennial, growing to 2m tall. It is related to such species as cotton, cocoa, and hibiscus. The leaves are 10-20cm long and broad, palmately lobed with 5-7 lobes. The flowers are 4-8cm in diameter, with five white to yellow petals, often with a red or purple spot at the base of each petal. The fruit is a capsule up to 18cm long, containing numerous seeds. The fruits are harvested when immature and eaten as a vegetable.
Reference made from Wikipedia – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Okra
Light: Full sunlight.
Water: Water when the soil feels dry to the touch.
Fertiliser: Feed with organic pellets fertiliser once a month.
Pot model: TC Conical Pot
Pot colour: Terracotta
Pot type: Clay pot with drainage hole
Pot size: Ø25cm x H22cm
Plant size: Vary in sizes
* Product photo shown is for reference only. Actual plant colour, type, size and arrangement may differ from photo.