OKRA

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US $700-800 / Ton | 1 Ton/Tons (Min. Order)
Supply Ability:
100 Ton/Tons per Week
Port:
MUMBAI,CHENNAI,NAGPUR
Overview
Quick Details
Type:
Okra
Style:
Fresh
Cultivation Type:
Organic
Size (cm):
8
Certification:
APEDA, PHYTO,VIA
Weight (kg):
10
Place of Origin:
Maharashtra, India
Brand Name:
INTERGLOBE
Packaging & Delivery
Packaging Details
We can provide Fresh Okra in 10 kg carton packing as we are doing it to Middle east Market and other markets.
Delivery Time
AS PER PORT

Specifications

We can supply FRESH OKRA in 10 kg packing 5-6 cm diameter.to Gulf & Europe countries.

The species is an annual or perennial, growing to 2 m tall. It is related to such species as cotton, cocoa, and hibiscus. The leaves are 10–20 cm long and broad, palmately lobed with 5–7 lobes. The flowers are 4–8 cm in diameter, with five white to yellow petals, often with a red or purple spot at the base of each petal. The fruit is a capsule up to 18 cm long, containing numerous seeds.

Abelmoschus esculentus is cultivated throughout the tropical and warm temperate regions of the world for its fibrous fruits or pods containing round, white seeds. It is among the most heat- and drought-tolerant vegetable species in the world and will tolerate soils with heavy clay and intermittent moisture but frost can damage the pods.

In cultivation, the seeds are soaked overnight prior to planting to a depth of 1–2 cm. Germination occurs between six days (soaked seeds) and three weeks. Seedlings require ample water. The seed pods rapidly become fibrous and woody, and, to be edible, must be harvested within a week of the fruit having been pollinated. The fruits are harvested when immature and eaten as a vegetable