Abelmoschus esculentus

ID - 4
Symbol Key - ABES
Common Name - okra
Family - Malvaceae
Category - Dicot
Division - Magnoliophyta
US Nativity - Introduced to U.S.
US/NA Plant - Yes
State Distribution - CT, DC, FL, IL, KY, LA, MD, MI, MS, NC, PR, SC, VA, VI
Growth Habit - Subshrub, Forb/herb
Duration - Annual, Perennial
Xgenus - N/A
Genus - Abelmoschus
XSpecies - N/A
Species - esculentus
Ssp - N/A
Subspecies - N/A
Var - N/A
Variety - N/A
Forma - N/A
Genera Author - Medik.
Binomial Author - (L.) Moench
Trinomial Author - N/A
Quadranomial Author - N/A
Federal Noxious Status - N/A
Federal Noxious Common Name - N/A
State Noxious Status - N/A
State Noxious Common Name - N/A
PLANTS Invasive Status - SWSS
Federal T/E Status - N/A
Federal T/E Common Name - N/A
State T/E Status - N/A
State T/E Common Name - N/A
National Wetland Indicator Status - N/A
Characteristics Data - N/A

USDA Plant Characteristics. 2013.

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