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Okra: Abelmoschus esculentus, 'Louisiana Green Velvet'

Botanical name: Abelmoschus esculentus, 'Louisiana Green Velvet'

Common name: okra

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Okra: Abelmoschus esculentus, 'Louisiana Green Velvet'
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Soil: damp, neutral, loam
Sun:
  
Zones: 3a thru 11a
Care:
average
Lifespan:
annual
Category:   
Attributes:

edible

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description for "Okra: Abelmoschus esculentus, 'Louisiana Green Velvet'"

Abelmoschus esculentus 'Louisiana Green Velvet' produces exceptionally slender, smooth, 3-4" green pods. Retains its vibrant color when cooked. 'Louisiana Green Velvet' is a fast growing okra that keeps on producing over a long period. Planting depth: 1 inch. Days to germination: 3-8 days. 55-65 days to maturity.

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