Emerald Okra produces spineless pods that stay tender even when large! Sturdy plants grow 5-8' tall and dark-green velvet pods are 6-8” long at harvest. This variety retains its color when cooked or canned!
Cut cross-sections are perfectly round and resemble little wagon wheels. 55 days to maturity. Average water needs.
Okra is surprisingly nutritious. Just half a cup provides 20% of your daily value for vitamin C and calcium. Okra is also a good source of magnesium, vitamin B6, potassium, and more.