How to Grow Okra?

Answer Okra is also known as gumbo or lady's fingers. Originally from West Africa, okra grows well in a warm to hot climate that is frost free.

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How can you grow a tall okra plant?

Some of my Okra plants are >10 feet. We are able to water and have rain. We live in east Texas. We have three rows about 240 feet total. Will pick until frost.

How to Replant Okra?

Okra is a warm season vegetable and a member of the mallow family. It is grown throughout the southern United States, and is commonly fried, boiled, steamed and pickled. Okra is also used in soups ... Read More »

How to Freeze Okra?

Okra freeze well for use later when fresh okra isn't available. This article explains what to do so that you can keep okra in the freezer for longer.

How to Pickle Okra?

Okra pickles are a type of fresh-pack pickle, which means that they are preserved in a vinegar solution without brining. This article will teach you how to pickle okra.