Abelmoschus esculentus

(L.) Moench (1794)

This name is accepted

Kingdom: Viridiplantae Phylum: Magnoliophyta Class/Clade: Eudicot-Rosids Order: Malvales Family: Malvaceae Genus: Abelmoschus

okra, gumbo, lady's finger

Description

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Historical Distribution

Distribution maps coming soon.

Uses and Culture

USES

Natural History

Statewide Status

Only found in cultivation

Island Status

Kaua'i Only found in cultivation
O'ahu Only found in cultivation
Molokai Only found in cultivation

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Bibliography

Name Published In: Methodus: 617 (1794)

Occurrences

SNo. Scientific Name Scientific Name Authorship Locality Habitat Record Number Basis of Record Recorded By Island Publisher Date
1 Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench Methodus: 617 (1794)