Abelmoschus esculentus. From Sonora, Mexico. The beautiful yellow flowers have red throats. The plants are very broad and bushy, with large leaves and are very productive. Young pods are fried, boiled or added to stews and gumbos. Seeds can be roasted, ground and used as a coffee substitute. Large mature pods are good for dried arrangements. From our Seed Bank Collection.
- Okra seeds can only be shipped to AZ, NM, TX and OK addresses.
- Origin: Low desert, but can perform well at higher elevations.
- Approx. 2g/25 seeds per packet.
These seeds are part of our conservation program and are not available for purchase. They are only available through Native American Seed Request or Bulk Seed Exchange.