May 1, 2010
Not all of us in India are familiar with the name Okra, but Ladies finger/lady finger is something that everyone knows. I remember the trick my mom used to make us eat Okra. She used to say “If you eat okra, you will become an expert in mathematics!”. I did eat a lot of that but looking at my math skills I think that was just a lie to make us eat. ;-).
Nevertheless, Okra is a nice vegetable to grow and as well as to eat. Okra belongs to the same family as Hibiscus, Roselle(gongura) and cotton. Okra plants…